chromium

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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Material database: IRMM - Institute for Reference Materials and Measurements - BCR-277R - Estuarine Sediment
Material database: Sigma-Aldrich - Matrix CRM - Soil, Sludge, Sediment: Trace Metals - Sandy Clay 1
Material database: National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) - SRM 50c - Tungsten-Chromium-Vanadium Steel
Link database: CBI: EU legislation: Substances in vehicles (ELV)
Material database: National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) - SRM 1223 - Chromium Steel
Material database: IRMM - Institute for Reference Materials and Measurements - BCR-402
Material database: IAEA - MEL International Atomic Energy Agency - IAEA-475 Coastal Sediment
Material database: National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) - SRM 2109
Material database: IRMM - Institute for Reference Materials and Measurements - BCR-100 - Minor and trace elements in beech leaves
Link database: Hexavalent Chromium Dangers
Material database: IRMM - Institute for Reference Materials and Measurements - BCR-482
Thermo Fisher Scientific Collaborates with US EPA to Improve Holding Time and MDLs for Chromate in Drinking Water | EVISA's News
Material database: National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) - SRM 2974 - Mussel Homogenate
Material database: RECIPE Chemicals + Instruments GmbH - ClinCal 9988 Urine calibrator lyophilised for trace elements
Material database: National Analysis Center for Iron & Steel (NACIS) - NCS ZC73013 - Trace Elements in Spinach
Arsenic in Pressure-Treated Lumber - Enhancing Childrens Cancer Risks | EVISA's News
Material database: National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) - SRM 1573a - Tomato Leaves
Material database: National Research Council of Canada (NRC - CNRC) - MESS-3 Marine Sediment Reference Materials for Trace Metals and other Constituents
Direct speciation analysis by X-rays show why van Gogh paintings lose their shine | EVISA's News
Material database: Applied Isotope Technologies - ESIS™ Hexavalent chromium (isotopically labeled)