TiO2 for paints
is a titanium oxide with the formula TiO2. A naturally occurring oxide sourced from ilmenite, rutile and anatase, it has a wide range of applications. It has a role as a food colouring.
1. Interior and exterior architectural coatings
2. Automotive OEM coatings and refinishing coatings
3. Water and solvent-based industrial coatings
4. Coil coatings, Marine protection coatings
5. Powder coatings, Ink
Paints and Coatings: Titanium dioxide provides opacity and durability, while helping to ensure the longevity of the paint and protection of the painted surface.
When used specifically as a pigment in paints, TiO2 is called titanium white, Pigment White 6 or CI 77891. It is also known as "the perfect white" or "the whitest white" due to its powerful, pure whitening qualities.