Hydrochloric acid

Official name: Hydrochloric acid

Formula: HCl

Product code - CAS Nr: 7664-93-9

Markets: Industry

Applications: Chemical processing, Metal pickling, Water treatment, Industrial chemicals and others

Hydrochloric acid (HCl), also known as muriatic acid, is a colorless or slightly yellow liquid that is toxic and corrosive.

It is used in many different applications among which manufacturing organic compounds like dichloroethane and vinyl chloride, regulating the pH level of a wide variety of manufacturing processes, pickling steel - removing rust and scale from a steel coil or sheet, regenerating ion exchangers, the refinement of ore and the production of metals like tantalum and tin.


Tessenderlo Group is a major producer, consumer and vendor of hydrochloric acid.

We offer different qualities of HCl, from Technical to Synthetic in several concentrations between 30% and 35%.

Deliveries are in bulk, tank trucks or containers.


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