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266264

Sigma-Aldrich

Chromium

powder, 99.5%, −100 mesh

Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
Cr
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
52.00
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.22

Quality Level

assay

99.5%

form

powder

reaction suitability

core: chromium
reagent type: catalyst

resistivity

12.7 μΩ-cm, 20°C

particle size

−100 mesh

bp

2672 °C (lit.)

mp

1857 °C (lit.)

density

7.14 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

SMILES string

[Cr]

InChI

1S/Cr

InChI key

VYZAMTAEIAYCRO-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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Application

Chromium powder can be used in the microwave assisted synthesis of a bis(toluene)chromium boron complex, [Cr(η-C6H5CH3)2]+ (BPh4)-. It can also be used in the solid-state synthesis of chromium sulfide.

Packaging

50, 250 g in poly bottle

Storage Class Code

13 - Non Combustible Solids

WGK Germany

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

Synthetic reactions using metal powders under microwave irradiation.
Whittaker A G and Mingos D M P
J. Chem. Soc., Dalton Trans., 21, 3967-3970 (2002)
Microwave-assisted solid-state reactions involving metal powders.
GavinaWhittaker A and Michael P aMingos D
J. Chem. Soc., Dalton Trans., 12, 2073-2079 (1995)
J A J Vanoirbeek et al.
Journal of toxicology and environmental health. Part A, 66(4), 393-409 (2003-01-30)
Chromium-based catalysts are used for the synthesis of polyethylene, but little is known about the hazard and biomonitoring possibilities of this type of chromium for workers who may be occupationally exposed to such compounds. Therefore, the bioavailability and toxicokinetics of...
B Seifert et al.
Journal of exposure analysis and environmental epidemiology, 10(2), 103-114 (2000-05-03)
The German Environmental Survey (GerES) is a large-scale population study which has repeatedly been carried out in Germany. GerES I was conducted in 1985/1986 followed by GerES IIa in 1990/1991 (West Germany) and GerES IIb in 1991/1992 (East Germany). GerES...
A J Hart et al.
The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume, 95(8), 678-685 (2013-04-19)
Determining the relationship between clinical factors and engineering analysis of retrieved hip implants can help our understanding of the mechanism of device failure. This is particularly important for metal-on-metal hip arthroplasties because the most common cause of failure is unexplained....

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