Chlorine Building Materials Phase 1 ( A Global Inventory of Production Technologies, Markets, and Pollution)

Lead Organization: Healthy Building Network

Author: Jim Vallette


This report, Phase 1 of HBN’s global inventory, covers the 86 largest chlor-alkali plants and 56 largest PVC plants in the Western Hemisphere, Africa, and Europe. It analyzes chlorine markets with an emphasis on the PVC supply chain, chlorine production technologies, and pollution associated with the production of chlorine and chlorine-based products.