Title: Hydrogen chloride gas (HCl); production mix for PVC production, at plant (Location: RER)
Raw data for polymerization and intermediate products are collected by several producers in Europe; the average is calculated by the consultant based on the production capacity of the companies. The LCI result is calculated with background data from the Boustead database.
Synonyms: Anhydrous hydrochloric acid, Chlorohydric acid, Hydrochloric acid, Hydrochloride
Technical Purpose: Hydrogen chloride has many uses: as a chemical inter-mediate; in the hydrochlorination of rubber; as a babbitting flux; in the production of vinyl and alkyl chlorides; in the separation of cotton from wool; in the delinting of cotton. Electronic grade is used for etching semiconductor crystals.
Geographical Representation: RER
From: 2000-01-01 – To: 2010-12-31
|Data theme(s)||Environment; Science and technology|
|EuroVoc domain(s)||36 SCIENCE; 52 ENVIRONMENT|