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Chlorine is a chemical element with symbol Cl and atomic number 17. The second-lightest of .... Chlorine gas was first used as a weapon on April 22, 1915, at Ypres by the German Army. The effect on the allies was devastating because the ...

education.jlab.org/itselemental/ele017.html

Chlorine is commonly used as an antiseptic and is used to make drinking water safe and to treat swimming pools. Large amounts of chlorine are used in many ...

www.rsc.org/periodic-table/element/17/chlorine

Element Chlorine (Cl), Group 17, Atomic Number 17, p-block, Mass 35.45. Sources, facts, uses, scarcity (SRI), podcasts, alchemical symbols, videos and ...

www.chemicalsafetyfacts.org/chlorine-post

Chlorine chemistry is used to manufacture household chlorine bleach, which whitens and disinfects clothes and disinfects kitchen and bathroom surfaces.

www.eurochlor.org/the-chlorine-universe/what-is-chlorine-used-for.aspx

Chlorine is used worldwide to supplies as the ultimate defence against waterborne microbiological infection. Modern day cholera epidemics in Peru, Africa and ...

www.livescience.com/28988-chlorine.html

Oct 28, 2014 ... Chlorine, element No. 17 on the Periodic Table of Elements, has multiple applications. It is used to sterilize drinking water and to disinfect ...

www.lenntech.com/processes/disinfection/chemical/disinfectants-chlorine.htm

Chlorine is one of the most commonly used disinfectants for water disinfection. Chlorine can be applied for the deactivation of most microorganisms and it is ...

www.chem4kids.com/files/elements/017_speak.html

Chem4Kids.com! Chlorine discovery, atomic structure, and location information. There are also tutorials on the first thirty-six elements of the periodic table.

www.newsweek.com/syrias-use-chlorine-gas-and-weapons-history-496568

Sep 8, 2016 ... Although the Syrian government denies using chemical weapons, a recent U.N.- led enquiry found it had used chlorine on at least two ...

www.health.ny.gov/environmental/emergency/chemical_terrorism/chlorine_tech.htm

It is produced commercially by electrolysis of sodium chloride brine. Chlorine is used in industry and in household cleaning products. Chlorine was also the first ...