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Chromium (Cr) is an item and element added by MineChem. It has the atomic number 24 and the attributes Stable, Transition Metal and Stable. It is used to synthesize Emeralds, Blocks of Emerald, and some chemical compounds (see Usage).
Since it is an element, it can not be synthesized. However, it can be extracted from many materials, such as Emerald Ore, Emerald, Block of Emerald as well as some chemical compounds, with the Chemical Decomposer. In addition, there are further sources from other mods for example Ruby from some mods like Biomes O' Plenty, GregTech or Project Red. It can also be produced with the Chemical Fusion and Fission Chambers.
Chromium (Cr) can be stored in space-saving chemical buckets.
Chromium in the real world
Real Chromium is a silvery metal and an element of the transition metals. Chromium is on the one hand as Chromium-(III) a dietary element and has a biological role in the human body. On the other hand, Chromium-(VI) is very toxic.