Chlorine Supplier to Richmond, Virginia Arc3 Gases is counted among the most reliable providers of PurityPlus® Chlorine, which is, of course, a greenish-yellow, toxic, and corrosive gas with an extremely disagreeable odor that’s still remarkably beneficial, to the Richmond, Virginia market. Chlorine (Cl₂) is processed typically in giant “chlorine and caustic” plants that create Chlorine gas, hydrogen gas, and caustic soda (sodium hydroxide) via saltwater-solution electrolysis. Chlorine is used in the synthesis of a number of organic and inorganic chemical intermediates, for example pesticides, pharmaceuticals, and refrigerants. Since it’s a powerful oxidizer and can be processed at a low cost, Chlorine also serves as a good disinfectant and sterilizer in water and wastewater treatment. Big commercial quantities of Chlorine are utilized for bleaching textiles and paper. Cylinder quantities of high-purity Chlorine are used in chemical synthesis research and pilot plant operations. Smaller quantities of Chlorine are used in the preparation of calibration gas standards for process and environmental monitoring. If you’d like to buy PurityPlus® Chlorine in Richmond, Virginia, call Arc3 Gases anytime at (804) 644-4521 or contact us online for any of your specialty gas needs.