Chromium Oxide Pigment

Chromium Oxide Green from SHIBAROX Pigments are high-quality, synthetically produced inorganic colour pigments suitable for a wide range of demanding colorant applications. Typical applications include industrial coatings, product finishes, exterior coatings, military coatings, athletic surfaces, plastics, rubber, caulk, abrasives, ceramics, paper, concrete, stucco, cement and mortar. Our products yield reliable performance properties offering outstanding light fastness, opacity, chemical resistance, exterior durability and compatibility. The calcination process utilized to produce chromium oxide green yields a colour pigment that is thermally stable to temperatures 1000ºC (1800ºF).

Typical Properties
Appearance Green Powder
Chemical Composition Cr2O3
Particle Shape Spherical
Pigment Index Green 17
Color Index 77288
Specific Gravity 5.2
Density (lbs./gal.) 43.3
Water Soluble Matter <0.3%
Moisture (Wt. % @ 110ºC) <1.0%
Typical pH 5 - 7
Thermal Color Stability 1000ºC (1800ºF)
Chromium Oxide Green
Avg. Particle Size (microns) 0.30 0.35 0.50
Oil Absorption (g/100g) 12 11 10
Chromium (III) Oxide Green
SHIBAROX 5605 PG17 CR2 O3 >94 <20 4.8 to 5 <0.5 <0.5 6 to 8 <0.5 6.5 to 8 HEXAGONAL <1 100 ± 5