The World Chlorine Council

is a global network of national and regional trade associations and their member companies representing the chlorine and chlorinated products industries.


WCC shows how water is essential for life on World Water Day

To celebrate today’s World Water Day, the World Chlorine Council (WCC) shows how water is essential for life. The treatment of contaminated water to make it safe is vital for human health and well-being and is a key tool for preventing waterborne disease. One solution is to disinfect water using chlorine chemistry. ​The use of […]

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The World Chlorine Council (WCC) produces resource materials to support active engagement and sharing of knowledge with WCC's partners and the public.

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Did You Know?

Chlor-alkali chemistry can help save a person’s life in an automobile accident?

Chlor-alkali chemistry helps ensure billions of people don’t go hungry?

Chlor-alkali chemistry helps friends and families stay in touch?

Chlor-alkali chemistry can help capture the power of the sun?

Chlor-alkali chemistry helps you stay healthy and treat you when you’re sick?

Chlor-alkali chemistry is the last line of defense for soldiers and police officers?

Many personal hygiene items are dependent on chlor-alkali chemistry, including mouthwash, toothpaste and soap.


Chlorine chemistry is essential to help achieve many of the United Nation's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

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