Chromium

General Information

Date Added Resource Source
Nov 2005

NIOSH Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards: Chromium metal (as Cr)

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/npg/npgd0141.html

The NIOSH Pocket Guide (NPG) is intended as a source of general industrial hygiene information on several hundred chemicals/classes for workers, employers, and occupational health professionals. The information found in the NPG should help users recognize and control occupational chemical hazards.

(NIOSH)
Nov 2005

ToxFAQs for Chromium

http://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/toxfaqs/tf.asp?id=61&tid=17

This fact sheet answers the most frequently asked health questions about chromium. This fact sheet is one in a series of summaries about hazardous substances and their health effects.

(ATSDR)
Nov 2005

Chromium: A Thoroughly Modern Metal

http://www.dartmouth.edu/~toxmetal/toxic-metals/more-metals/chromium-history.html

This website provided by Dartmouth Toxic Metals Research Program provides a very informative and interesting history of the use of chromium in industry and the workplace, including its common natural and manufactured forms.

(Dartmouth University)
Nov 2005

Haz-Map Occupational Exposure to Hazardous Agents: Chromium and compounds

https://hazmap.nlm.nih.gov/category-details?id=7&table=copytblagents

Haz-Map is an occupational health database designed for healthand safety professionals andfor consumers seeking information about the health effects of exposure to chemicals and biologicals at work.

(NLM)
Nov 2005

NIOSH Safety and Health Topic: Chromium (Chromium IV, Chromic (VI) Acid, Chromates (VI))

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/chromium/

This topic page lists NIOSH resources for chromium including pocket guide, international safety cards and NIOSH manual of analytical methods.

(NIOSH)