Chromic Acid - available at CDI in Buffalo, NY

What is Chromic Acid?
  • Chromic Acid is a powerful oxidizing agent.

What grades of Chromic Acid are available?
  • Flake
  • Ultra
  • 40% liquid

What are some other names (Synonyms) for Chromic Acid?
  • Chrome
  • Chromium Trioxide
  • Liquid Chrome
  • Chromic Anhydride

What is the CAS Number for Chromic Acid?
  • 1333-82-0

What is the chemical formula of Chromic Acid?
  • CrO3

What is the chemical structure of Chromic Acid?
  • Chromic Acid chemical structure

How is Chromic Acid packaged?
  • 50 kg drums
  • 55 gallon drums
  • 275 gallon totes

Where is Chromic Acid used?
  • Decorative and functional electroplating
  • Anodizing of Aluminum
  • Sealing phosphate coatings
  • Wood preservation
  • Catalyst Manufacturing
  • Magnetic recording tapes
  • Other Industries

TYPICAL PROPERTIES of Chromic Acid (Ultra form)

Boiling Point:
  • 250 °C (482 °F)

Specific Gravity:
  • N/A

Appearance / Odor:
  • Dark Reddish purple flakes / liquid

Solubility in Water:
  • Highly Soluble. (62.5% w/w at 20 °C)

Melting Point:
  • 197 °C (387 °F)

  • N/A

Molecular Weight:
  • 99.99


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