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Heavy metal precipitation

In many industrial branches and applications, the use of heavy metals is indispensable. Yet, this poses a problem: once they are in solution, they are toxic to humans and the…


Calcium chloride

Calcium chloride is a chloride of the alkaline earth metal calcium. It is used as a de-icing agent on roads, where calcium chloride is the most effective agent at very low…



Formaldehyde is one of the most important organic basic substances in the chemical industry and serves as a base material for many other chemical compounds.


Sölker Marble – A mineral from the primordial ocean

Sölker marble, unlike conventional marble, has a very high primary hardness.



Urea-based solutions for reducing nitrogen oxides

The reduction of nitrogen oxides in the presence of urea has two meanings: reducing the amount of harmful nitrogenous compounds and, in chemical terms, the action of urea as…


Chlorates in Swimming Pool Water – an undesirable by-product

An increased concentration of chlorates in swimming pool water is known to be harmful to health. With targeted measures, the unavoidable formation of chlorates can be kept as low…


Wastewater treatment

A success story that improves our lives.

Read more about the functionality of wastewater treatment plants in our chemworld issue 2019.


Water chemistry

From drinking water to personal hygiene and from industry to wastewater treatment.


Calcium hypochlorite from IMPAG - Pure quality direct from Japan

Clean water – It is simply a good feeling to swim in perfectly hygienic water!

Information about calcium Hypochlorite


Effective rim cleaner without acids or bases

Sodium thioglycolate is an ideal product for producing rim cleaners and brake dust removers.


Ammonia from Borealis

The products of PEC-Rhin are exclusively distributed by the fertilizer subsidiary of the Borealis Group, Borealis L.A.T.


Sodium sulphate (Na2SO4)

The LENZING™ sodium sulphate produced by Lenzing AG meets the requirements of the European Pharmacopoeia and is approved in the EU as a food additive under the number E 514 without…