Chlorine Pools – More to Think About Than the Chlorine Smell

Chlorine Pools – More to Think About Than the Chlorine Smell

Chlorine pools may seem to symbolize a relaxing pleasure activity for many, but a recent incident may force people to realize there is more to think about and a potentially a bigger issue than just a bothersome chlorine smell to their pool. There are dangers inherent in the procedural application of chlorine itself. Adding chlorine to pools […]

Molecular Chlorine Found at Elevated Levels in Arctic Atmosphere

Molecular Chlorine Found at Elevated Levels in Arctic Atmosphere

Scientists have recently performed a study investigating the presence of molecular chlorine above Barrow, Alaska. Situated 300 miles north of the Arctic Circle, Barrow is home to snow-covered ice pack that spans out towards the coast’s horizon. Photolysis Generates Highly Reactive Chloride Radicals For the first time, the levels of molecular chlorine have been monitored […]