What is a common use for chlorine?
Chlorine is a substance in order to disinfect bacteria. This is commonly used in swimming pools. They use chlorine in order to take out the negative or bad substances from water.
Small amounts of Chlorine is also put into your drinking water so that you are not drinking dirty water and keeps you safe from harmful substances.
Large amounts of chlorine are also used in many industrial processes, such as in the production of paper products, plastics, dyes, textiles, medicines, antiseptics, insecticides, solvents and paints.