Chromic anhydride


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a brilliant red crystalline substance, CrO3, regarded as the anhydride of chromic acid. It is one of the most powerful oxidizers known.

See also: Chromic

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It is used for producing chromic anhydride, potassium dichromate, and aluminum dichromate among others.
Sodium Dichromate acts as a medium for producing other chromium compounds such as chromic anhydride, potassium dichromate, and aluminium dichromate among others.