Distributor and Supplier of Titanium, Stainless Steel, Nickel, Carbon Steel, Alloy Steel & Aluminum

Continental Steel and the Chlor-Alkali Industry

Posted by Don Ascione on February 23, 2015


It might not be a household name, but the global chlor-alkali industry is a critical part of modern manufacturing. At its most basic, chlor-alkali production is a process by which electrolysis is used to turn sodium chloride (saltwater/brine) into two byproducts: chlorine, and sodium hydroxide. In fact, the chlor-alkali process is responsible for 95% of the world’s chlorine and 100% of sodium hydroxide production.

Read More

Topics: Continental Chemical, industries, chemical industries, chlor-alkali,

View our full Metals Catalog  All Shapes, Grades, & Sizes!

Subscribe to Email Updates

Posts by category

SEE ALL »