ARCEM Ch-R Series

Chrome (VI) Reducing Cement Additives


ARCEM Ch-R SERIES products are the chrome reducing agent that transforms Cr (VI) into Cr (III) for all cement types, during cement hydration by acting on soluble chromates.


Chemical Base

Liquid Products: Antimony based

Powder Products: Iron (II) Sulfate

Color / Appearance

Homogeneous viscous liquid Light green powder

  • Reduces health problems caused by chrome.
  • Achieves high rates of chrome reduction with low doses.
  • Positive influence on early and late strength of cement.
Areas of Use

In all types of cement, it is used to reduce Chromium (VI) below 2 ppm during production

Terms of Use

ARCEM Ch-R SERIES products should be accurately dispensed through a calibrated dosing system, suitable for the cement mill and output required.

Consumption Dosage

ARCEM Ch-R SERIES products’ dosage may differ according to the properties of optimum dosage clinker, cement type and factory properties.

Method of Application

Products in liquid form are used by dripping directly onto the clinker on the conveyor, and powder products are used by blending with ground cement during packaging. Balanced dosing is provided by using the appropriate dosage pump in the additive addition.

  • 250 kg drum
  • 1000 kg IBC container
  • 25 kg bag
Storage and Shelf Life

Shelf life is 12 months from the date of production when stored in original unopened and undamaged packages (drums, barrels, IBC containers) at temperatures between +5 °C and +35 °C, protecting from direct sunlight, excessive heat and frost.

If the product has waited for a long time, make it homogeneous by mixing it mechanically before using it.

Safety Measures

Use protective clothes, gloves, glasses and mask compatible with health and safety regulations during the application. Avoid direct contact with eyes and skin during storing and application, in case of contact wash off thoroughly with soap and water, if ingested seek medical attention immediately. Store away from all foodstuffs. Keep away from children. ARCEM Ch-R SERIES products are not flammable. For detailed safety information please consult the product’s Safety Data Sheet (SDS).



You can contact us to access the Safety Data Sheet.