Olin Chlor Alkali also produces a number of co-products that have a variety of important uses in today’s marketplace. One such product is hydrogen. Hydrogen is a key enabler for the development of widespread renewable energy technologies that are cleaner and more efficient. Fifty million tons is produced each year worldwide, and the U.S. consumes nine million tons a year.
Sodium Chloride (Salt)
For electrochemical processes and feed applications, Olin offers a high-purity, chemically processed salt that is solution-mined from an underground salt dome. It is shipped in specially designed rail cars that allow Sparger unloading, which provides cost efficiencies.
Dilute Sulfuric Acid
Dilute sulfuric acid is widely used as an agent for pH control, as well as in the waste management industries. It is available in 73 percent and 56 percent concentrations.