a hard, brittle, semi-gray metal. Uses includes alloys and plating element on metal and plastic substrates for corrosion resistance. Protective coating for automotive and equipment accessories.
Hazard: Hexavalent chromium compounds are suspected of producing tumors of the lungs, and nasal cavity. Corrosive action on the skin and mucous membranes.

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Link database: Chemical Fact Sheet: Gadolinium
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New Beryllium Reference Material for Occupational Safety Monitoring | EVISA's News
Material database: RECIPE Chemicals + Instruments GmbH - ClinChek 8884 Control blood plasma, lyophilised, trace elements level II: LOT 129
Link database: USGS Method I-1232:Chromium, hexavalent, dissolved, water, FLAA
Link database: PacTox: Human Toxic Chemical Exposure - Chromium (Cr)
California proposes new hexavalent chromium standard for drinking water | EVISA's News
Instrument database: Shimadzu Europe - EDX-720/800HS/900HS
Material database: National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) - SRM 1078b
Material database: Sigma-Aldrich - Matrix CRM - Soil, Sludge, Sediment: Trace Metals - Paint Sludge 1
Thermo Fisher Scientific Collaborates with US EPA to Improve Holding Time and MDLs for Chromate in Drinking Water | EVISA's News
Link database: FDA: Analysis of Foods for As, Cd, Cr, Hg and Pb by Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry (ICP-MS)
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Link database: CBI: Belgium legislation: Wood preserved with arsenic and chromium
Restriction of the Use of Certain Hazardous Substances in Electrical and Electronic Equipment Regulations 2005 (RoHS) | EVISA's News
California sets goal for limiting hexavalent chromium in drinking water | EVISA's News
Link database: CBI: Romania legislation: Substances in vehicles
Material database: National Analysis Center for Iron & Steel (NACIS) - NCS ZC73014 - Trace Elements in Tea
Link database: CBI: Italy legislation: Wood preserved with arsenic and chromium