Chlorine Membrane Technology Ineos Technologies Wins Contract to Supply Olin with Chlorine Membrane Technology

| Editor: Dominik Stephan

Ineos Technologies recently announced that its Bichlor membrane technology has been selected by Olin Corporation for the conversion of their Charleston, Tennessee site.

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(Picture: Ineos)
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Runcorn, United Kingdom - Bichlor is a chlorine membrane electrolyser technology designed to minimise the life time costs of manufacturing chlorine, sodium/potassium hydroxide and hydrogen while maintaining high safety standards, Ineos says. The company will also supply Olin with a complete process design package for the incorporation of its electrolysers into the Charleston plant. The process design package incorporates Ineos' experience gained in over 100 years of operating chlorine technology.

Chlor Alkali Products, a subsidary of Olin, manufactures chlorine and caustic soda, sodium hydrosulfite, hydrochloric acid, hydrogen, potassium hydroxide and bleach products. Olin Corporation has been involved in the U.S. chlor alkali industry for more than 100 years and is the 3rd largest producer in the North American chlor alkali market.