Chemical formula: TiO2
A white fine-milled powder with a rutile crystallographic structure, nontoxic, non-flammable and chemically inactive. Subjected to surface processing with aluminium compounds and modified with hydrophilic organic compounds.
Application and use
Titanium Dioxide is pigment intended for universal use, and it is especially recommended for high-quality indoor and outdoor paints, both water and solvent borne (industrial, construction, decorative, refurbishing), air-drying enamels, high-solid paints, “coil coatings” and “can coatings” , marine coatings, powder coatings , road marking paints, UV curable paints, wallpapers and paper coatings. This pigment type can be used effectively for pigmenting plastics (PVC profiles, vinyl panels, plastisols, polyolefines, unsaturated polyesters, polyurethanes, polystyrenes, epoxy plastics, linoleum) and for high-gloss printing inks.
Packing and transport
The product is packed into paper valve bags, 25 kg each. Titanium dioxide should be transported in covered means of transport, pursuant to the binding regulations, which protect the product against the action of water, precipitation, direct sunlight and damage to the packaging. The pigment is not classified as a dangerous substance, further to the UN Orange Book and international transportation codes, e.g. RID (rail transport), ADR (road transport) and IMDG (maritime transport).
Titanium white should be kept in original undamaged packaging, in clean and dry storage buildings and protected against the influence of weather conditions (solar radiation, precipitation).