Trichloroisocyanuric acid is an organic compound with the formula (C3Cl3N3O3). It is used as an industrial disinfectant, bleaching agent and a reagent in organic synthesis. This white crystalline powder, which has a strong "chlorine odour," is sometimes sold in tablet or gra- nule form for domestic and industrial use. Salts of trichloroisocyanuric acid are known astrichloroisoc- yanurates.
Application: A) Bleaching of wood pulp, cotton, hemp, silk, cloth, fiber etc. B) Widely used in disinfection of drinking water, hotel, hospital, swimming pool, pond and bath room C) Used in the anti-shrinkage treatment of wool, bleaching of textiles, and used as chlorating agent of rubbers.
Disinfection with Chlorine | Public Water Systems | Drinking
Chlorination is the process of adding chlorine to drinking water to disinfect it and kill germs. Different processes can be used to achieve safe levels of chlorine in drinking water. Chlorine is available as compressed elemental gas, sodium hypochlorite solution (NaOCl) or solid calcium hypochlorite (Ca(OCl)2 1