The notion “alkali” refers to inorganic chemical compounds usually acting as a soluble base. An alkali is a carbonate/ hydroxide of an alkali metal. The list of the most common industrial alkalis includes but is not limited to caustic soda, lye, limewater, potassium, magnesium and calcium hydroxides. Alkalis are extensively used in the production of different consumer goods such as detergents, textiles, cleaners, etc. Alkalis are also consumed by metallurgical, environmental and chemical industries. They are also widely utilized as indispensable ingredients in the manufacture of some construction materials.
DOW, Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Formosa Plastics Corp., Bayer AG, Ineos, FMC Corp., Ciech S.A. and MCV Enterprises & Associates to name but a few most prominent participants of the global alkali market.
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