Where does chlorine come from?


Chlorine is quite plentiful in nature and it is mostly found in the earth's crust. It can as well be manufactured through a process known as electrolysis. Chlorine was first produced by Carl Wilhelm Scheele in 1774.
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Chlorine, which was discovered in 1774 by Swedish pharmaceutical chemist, Carl Wilhelm Scheele, is obtained from salt. Chlorine is represented on the periodical table as Cl and has the atomic number 17.
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