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Synonyms for chlorine

a common nonmetallic element belonging to the halogens

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There have been reports that the Takfiri militants used internationally banned chlorine gas during attacks in areas near the Central city of Ramadi, the provincial capital of Anbar, in March.
It was thought chlorine gas may have been to blame.
The watchdog Organization for the Prevention of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) is considering launching its own fact-finding mission to investigate the reports of chlorine gas attacks, sources told Reuters last month.
Earlier this month, the Syrian government and militant groups traded accusations regarding an alleged chlorine gas attack on the rebel-held area of Kafr Zaita in the central province of Hama.
SOUTHBRIDGE - A chlorine gas scare in a building in the former American Optical complex triggered a hazmat response shortly after 8 yesterday morning.
DIALA / Aswat al-Iraq: At least 32 persons have been poisoned and suffered from suffocation due to a chlorine gas leakage by a water compound in Baaquba city, the center of northeast Iraq's Diala Province, on Saturday, the Director of Diala Water Compound reported.
chicken processing plant in Arkansas this week, creating chlorine gas that sickened more than 170 people, authorities said in a report obtained Wednesday by The Associated Press.
Meanwhile, chlorine gas bubbles up from the planet's interior through undersea volcanoes.
Mumbai, July 15 (ANI): The cleanup operation at Bombay Port Trust (BPT) entered its second day on Thursday with the number of defused chlorine gas cylinders narrowing down from 105 to just three cylinders.
This monograph conducts a spatial analysis of potential large-area chlorine gas terrorism risk, exposure, and vulnerability patterns.
Firefighters who tackled the chlorine gas leak at Coseley Swimming Pool, in Dudley, on April 8 said they were 20 minutes away from a major disaster.
The pool had been shut since being evacuated last Wednesday when chlorine gas escaped during a routine delivery of chemicals into the plant room underneath the building.
CHOKING swimmers fled in terror when a pool was engulfed by chlorine gas intended to kill pigeons.
Like most facilities before 9-11, Blue Plains used chlorine gas and other hazardous compounds in its treatment process.
A SPATE OF DEADLY CHLORINE GAS attacks in Iraq has highlighted the need to secure the toxic chemical at home and abroad.