Chlorine Facts for You
Flammability: chlorine is not at all flammable.
How it reacts: Chlorine reacts explosively
Where the name came from
The name was originally Chloros, which is Greek for greenish yellow.
Who found chlorine
Carl Wilhem found carbon by combining pyrolusite and hydrochloric acid.
Where is chlorine located on the table?
Chlorine is located in the blue section: gaseous, on far right hand corner.