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Chromium(VI) oxide, 99%, Thermo Scientific Chemicals

Catalog number: 012522.A1
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Thermo Scientific Chemicals

Chromium(VI) oxide, 99%, Thermo Scientific Chemicals

Catalog number: 012522.A1
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Catalog number: 012522.A1
also known as 012522-A1
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Chemical Identifiers

CAS
1333-82-0
IUPAC Name
trioxochromium
Molecular Formula
CrO3
InChI Key
WGLPBDUCMAPZCE-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES
O=[Cr](=O)=O
Appearance (Color)
Red to dark red to purple
Form
Flakes or prills or crystals or granules
Assay from Supplier's CofA
≥98.5 to ≤101.5%

Description

It is widely used in chromium electroplating, and as protective coatings in corrosion/oxidation resistance of metals. It is also employed in CDs and DVDs. It is useful as an oxidant in Jones oxidation in acetic acid or acetone. It is used in the oxidation of primary alcohols into carboxylic acids, and secondary alcohols into ketones. With phosphoric acid, it is used as a stripping agent for anodic coatings of all types and in the production of syntheric rubies.

This Thermo Scientific Chemicals brand product was originally part of the Alfa Aesar product portfolio. Some documentation and label information may refer to the legacy brand. The original Alfa Aesar product / item code or SKU reference has not changed as a part of the brand transition to Thermo Scientific Chemicals.

WARNING: Cancer and Reproductive Harm – www.P65Warnings.ca.gov

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