Entry from British & World English dictionary
A toxic yellow insoluble powder, used as a pigment.
- Chemical formula: ZnCrO4.
- These products are mainly yellow zinc chromate primers but some products may also have contained Iron Oxide.
- The damage to the lower aft cargo compartment has been cleaned, inspected and zinc chromate has been applied.
- In general, the military services approve systems involving a conversion coating, one or two coats of zinc chromate primer, and one or two coats of high-quality organic coating.
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