Potassium Bichromate

CAS#: 7778-50-9

Synonyms: Potassium dichromate; red potasssium chromatep; bichromate of potash

Uses: Oxidizing agent (chemicals, dyes, intermediates); analitical reagent; brass pickling compositions; electroplating; pyrotechnics; explosives; safety matches; textiles; dyeing and printing; chrome glues and adhesives; chrome tanning leather; wood stains; poison fly paper; process engraving and lithography; synthetic perfumes; chrome alum manufacture; pigments; alloys, ceramic products; depolarizer in dry cell batteries; bleaching fats and waxes.

Hazard: Toxic by ingestion and inhalation. Dangerous fire risk in contact with organic materials. Strong oxidizing agent.