Chlorine: #17

Brendan Flanagan Pd.5 12/22/15

What is Chlorine?

Discovered by Carl William Scheele in 1774 in Sweden, Chlorine is a very irritating element when in pools or hot tubs...etc. On the periodic table, Chlorine is #17. The name Chlorine comes from the Greek word “chloros” meaning “pale green”. It's symbol is Cl. It is non-metallic.

Chlorine Information.


This element is essential for Mammals and Plants. It is often also used in pools and other related stuff as a cleaner.

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