Aluminium Chloride

Airedale Chemicals Aluminium Chloride (AlCl3) is a chemical compound, most commonly used in the manufacture of aluminium metal and often cited as Lewis Acid. It is considered a highly versatile, inorganic substance that can be used as a catalyst in chemical reactions and syntheses required for the production across varying products.

Our Aluminium Chloride is a yellowish liquid in appearance and holds a sharp odour. As one of the UK’s leading aluminium chloride suppliers, we can facilitate orders ranging from 25L drums and 1000L IBCs to bulk quantities. If you are looking to buy aluminium chloride, contact one of our team to discuss your requirements or request our aluminium chloride MSDS.

Other Names: Aluminium Trichloride

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Agrochemical Agrochemical

Airedale Chemical manufactures and distributes a variety of Phosphates, Phosphonates and Industrial Chemicals to leaders within the Agrochemical Markets. From chemical solutions that aid in the production of fertilizers to horticultural vegetation feeds and pesticides, Airedale Chemical are committed to providing the very best in Agrochemical solutions. Core products within this market include Mono Potassium Phosphate (MKP) , Manganese Nitrate, Diammonium Phosphate (DAP) and Hydrogen Peroxide.

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Detergent & Cleaning Detergent & Cleaning

Aluminium Chloride is used in detergents as an acid catalyst when mixing benzene with alkene or chloroalkane to create alkylbezene sulfonates. Alkylbenzene sulfonates are one of four anionic surfactants with negatively charged hydrophyllic groups that are used in detergents to remove dirt from fabrics.

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Metal Processing Metal Processing

One of the primary uses for Aluminium Chloride is as a component in the production of aluminium. In the metallurgical industry Aluminium Chloride is used in aluminium smelting as a flux.

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Paints & Coatings Paints & Coatings

Aluminium Chloride is used in the production of paint.

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