Chromium(III) chloride

Chromium(III) chloride (also called chromic chloride) describes any of several compounds of with the formula CrCl3 • xH2O, where x can be 0, 5, and 6.
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Chromium(III) chloride (also called chromic chloride) describes any of several compounds of with the formula CrCl3 • xH2O, where x can be 0, 5, and 6. The anhydrous compound with the formula CrCl3 is a violet solid. The most common form of the trichloride is the dark green hexahydrate, CrCl3 • 6H2O. Chromium chlorides find use as catalysts and as precursors to dyes for wool.

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Attribute nameAttribute value
SynonymsChromium(III) chloride (anhydrous), Chromium trichloride
CAS NO10025-73-7
FormulaCrCl3
Molecular Weight158.36 g/mol
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