U.S. emissions-reduction law opens new market for Israel Chemicals

23.01.2012                      28.Tewet. 5772

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U.S. emissions-reduction law opens new market for Israel Chemicals

U.S. President Barack Obama unveils new federal regulation to reduce emissions of mercury and other harmful compounds released by coal-fired power plants, the leading source of pollution in the U.S. and the world.

Israel Chemicals can expect a large boost in demand for its elemental bromine product Merquel, thanks to a U.S. administration initiative announced last week for reducing toxic emissions from power plants. Merquel neutralizes the toxic mercury in coal burned to fuel power plants.
U.S. President Barack Obama unveiled in a televised speech a new federal regulation to reduce emissions of mercury and other harmful compounds released by coal-fired power plants, the leading source of pollution in the U.S. and the world….