Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books
A Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology

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chrome oxide ( chromic oxide )

A green, insoluble powder (Cr 2 O 3 ), which is the basis for many salts of chromium used in tanning leather by the chrome process. It is also used as a light- and heat-fast green pigment. (305 )




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