Founder of Chlorine-

Carl Wilhelm Scheele was the founder of chlorine. He discovered chlorine in 1774, it wasn't until later it was named Chlorine by another scientist Humphry Davy.

Important Uses

  • Chlorine is a member of the halogen group
  • Greenish-yellow gas that is capable of combining directly with nearly all elements
  • Most produced chlorine is used in the manufacture of chlorinated compounds for sanitation, pulp bleaching, disinfectants and textile processing
  • Small amounts of chlorine (as little as 3.5 ppm) can be smelled, and inhaling 1,000 ppm for a few deep breaths can be fatal

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