Chlorine Gas Suppliers In South Africa

What is a Chlorine Gas?

Chlorine is a chemical element with the symbol Cl and atomic number 17. The second-lightest of the halogens, it appears between fluorine and bromine in the periodic table and its properties are mostly intermediate between them.

Chlorine is a yellow-green gas at room temperature. It is an extremely reactive element and a strong oxidizing agent: among the elements, it has the highest electron affinity and the third-highest electronegativity on the revised Pauling scale, behind only oxygen and fluorine.

Chlorine Gas Suppliers In South Africa

Who manufactures chlorine in South Africa?

NCP Chlorchem South Africa – Manufacturer of chlorine, caustic soda and chlor alkali derivatives.

What size are chlorine gas cylinders in South Africa?

Chlorine gas { Cl2 } is supplied by Metsi Chem iKapa in two different sizes of portable containers, 70 kg chlorine cylinders and 900 – 990 kg chlorine tanks. Containers have tracking numbers, used by our office to determine the location of all cylinders delivered.

What gas is used in South Africa?



This is the most commonly used form of gas fuel in both South Africa & in Africa in general.

Why is gas so expensive in South Africa?

Taxes and levies comprise 28% of fuel prices in South Africa, with only 53% to 55% being determined by fuel importing costs.

Thus, fuel prices in South Africa are much higher than expected and even higher than what citizens in neighboring countries pay for imported fuel from South Africa.