calcium chromate

calcium chromate

[′kal·sē·əm ′krō‚māt]
(inorganic chemistry)
CaCrO4·2H2O Yellow, monoclinic crystals that are slightly soluble in water; used to make other pigments.
References in periodicals archive ?
Before the plant, near Eaglescliffe, was modernized in 1961 employees could come into contact with calcium chromate, believed to cause lung cancer.
If lime is used in the production process, insoluble calcium chromate is also produced.
However, numerous studies investigating particulate Cr(VI) compounds such as calcium chromate, strontium chromate, lead chromate and zinc chromate observed significant increases in lung tumours.
Full browser ?