Hydrochloric acid is a corrosive, strong mineral acid. Pure grades are usually colourless, Commercial grades can be pale-yellow. It has a pungent, irritating odour and higher concentrations will fume, particularly at low temperatures.
Hydrochloric Acid has a wide range of applications across a variety of industries – examples below:
ICL manufacture Hydrochloric Acid using chlor-alkali membrane cell technology at our site in West Thurrock, Essex
ICL have long-term agreements in place with UK and European producers
We have import facilities at a sea-fed tank in Hull.
We have considerable storage at our manufacturing site in West Thurrock, with additional storage at other UK sites.