Our chlorine is used largely in the water treatment industry. Canexus supplies the chlorine that is used by several municipalities to disinfect water supplies and ensure safe drinking water. Chlorine is also used to produce bleach for treatment of drinking water and clean-up of waste waters. We are proud of the role Canexus plays to ensure our products enhance your life through necessities such as disinfected drinking water and in helping to protect our environment by reducing the impact of other industries.
Chlorine is an important component in the production of various plastics. The most important plastic derived from chlorine is PVC (polyvinylchloride). PVC is widely used in applications such as home construction (plumbing & water pipes) and automobile production (dashboard panels).