Chemical Equation Balancer Cr + CrCl3 = CrCl2

Balanced Chemical Equation

Cr + 2CrCl3 = 3CrCl2

Reaction Information

Chromium + Chromium(iii) Chloride = Chromium(ii) Chloride (also Chromous Chloride)
Reaction Type


  • Chromium (Cr)
  • Chromium(iii) Chloride (CrCl3)
  • Chromium(ii) Chloride (also Chromous Chloride) (CrCl2)


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