Supply security for critical chemicals needed for water supply and sanitation during COVID-19-crisis
03 April 2020
INCOPA is the European inorganic coagulants producers association and it represents 30 companies with more than 80 production sites across Europe. The annual total production of coagulants is 4 million tons and the member companies represents about 85% of the total European production capacity.
INCOPA members produce inorganic coagulants, aluminum and iron salts, which have several applications. The main application is water treatment, it is divided into two main sectors: the utility sector and the industrial water.
In a paper, INCOPA addresses the supply of critical chemicals needed for water treatment and wastewater treatment during the COVID-19 crisis.