According to the Graphical Research new growth forecast report titled “Asia Pacific Chlorine Dioxide Market Size By Application (Food & Beverages, Medical, Pulp & Paper Processing, Oil & Gas, Industrial Water Treatment), Estimated to Exceed USD 385 Million by 2026.
Rising water treatment activities in the Asia Pacific region is one of the major reasons which lead the market. In addition, an increase in the pulp bleaching in the paper mills is positively affecting the Asia Pacific Chlorine Dioxide market. Chlorine dioxide helps manufacturers to adopt eco-friendly approaches and reduce their environmental impact by minimizing the discharge of harmful dioxin in the environment.
Chlorine dioxide from Industrial water treatment sector applications should surpass 191 million by 2026. Chlorine dioxide is used as a disinfectant in water treatment through oxidation as it destroys harmful bacteria, parasites, viruses, and fungi that are present in water, such as crysoporium parvum, giardia amblia. It removes the unpleasant smell & odor of water and acts as a chemical disinfectant against seeded poliovirus and naturally occurring fecal coliform organism in wastewater effluent. Additionally, in wastewater treatment, pre-chlorination is commonly used for reducing the biological growth of algae and bacteria during water treatment. This will be propelling the market demand in the Asia Pacific region in the future.
Asia Pacific's food and beverage sector are well established owing to the rapid urbanization, disposable income, and economic growth in this region. Chlorine dioxide is used as a disinfectant to wash fruits and vegetables. Also, it is widely used in poultry and animal husbandry an antimicrobial agent which protects from bacterial infection This is expected to foster the demand for chlorine dioxide in the market during the forecast timespan. Furthermore, growing personal hygiene and cleanliness norms along with increasing population, and per capita income is likely to drive the market and expected to remain positive, the Asia Pacific chlorine dioxide market.
The major players include chlorine dioxide industry Ecolab, ProMinent, Evoqua, AquaPulse Systems, Tecme, IEC Fabchem Limited Prominent, Metito, Bio-Cide International, Scotmas, Grundfos, among others. These manufacturing companies are always focusing on product innovation according to consumer demand.