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Titanium Dioxide

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  • Dioxotitanium
  • 3206.11.10
  • TiO2
  • White Powder
  • 13463-67-7
  • Titania; Rutile; Anatase
  • 880 @ 25 kg PP bag
    22 MT/20'FCL
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Brief Overview

Titanium dioxide, also known as Titanium(IV) or Titania, is a simple inorganic compound produced as a pure white powder with the molecular formula TiO2. Generally, it is available in two main crystal forms, which are rutile and anatase. Anatase is economical, easily dispersed in water-based systems, and a perfect opacifier. Untreated titanium dioxide (anatase) has TiO2 with a refractive index of 2.55. However, it is not commonly used in exterior (weather-exposed) paint applications except for highway paints.


Manufacturing Process

The sulphur process can produce TiO2 or titanium dioxide in both forms, anatase, and rutile in the following steps below:

  1. Dissolving the raw material containing the titanium dioxide in concentrated sulfuric acid
  2. Precipitation of hydrous titanium dioxide from the acidic solution by dilution and boiling (hydrolysis)
  3. Leaching out of contaminants
  4. Calcination (particle size increase) at temperatures of around 1,000˚C
  5. Purification and subsequent coating of the pigment with organic and inorganic oxides.

Paint and Coating Industry

Titanium dioxide is one of the most widely used white pigments because of its brightness and very high refractive index (n=2.7), in which only a few other materials surpass it.


Paper Industry

Titanium dioxide is an effective opacifier in powder form in the paper industry. It is employed as a pigment to provide whiteness and opacity of paper products. Opacity is improved by the optimal sizing of the titanium dioxide particles. In addition to these effects, a limited color change is possible in certain formulations depending on how and at which angle the finished product is illuminated and have the thickness of the oxide layer in the pigment particle.


Cosmetics Industry

In cosmetic and skincare products, titanium dioxide is used both as a pigment and a thickener. In almost every sunscreen with a physical blocker, titanium dioxide is found because of its high refractive index, its strong UV light absorbing capabilities, and its resistance to discoloration under ultraviolet light. This advantage enhances its stability and ability to protect the skin from ultraviolet light. Sunscreens designed for infants or people with sensitive skin are often based on titanium dioxide and/or zinc oxide, as these mineral UV blockers are less likely to cause skin irritation than chemical UV absorber ingredients, such as avobenzone.


Food Industry

Titanium dioxide is used as colorant in food industry. It is an economical colorant and widely used in dairy-based products to boost the white color. It is also used to enhance the color of candy, frosting, and powder on donuts.


Plastic Industry

This pigment is used extensively in plastics and other applications for its UV resistant properties where it acts as a UV absorber, efficiently transforming destructive UV light energy into heat.


Other Applications

TiO2 is also an effective opacifier in powder form, where it is employed as a pigment to provide whiteness and opacity to products such as paints, coatings, plastics, papers, inks, foods, medicines as well as most toothpaste.

Titanium Dioxide Suppliers - Tradeasia International

Tradeasia international is the top chemical supplier in India specialized in Titanium dioxide provides shipping around Asia at a modest price and best quality. Tradeasia is fulfilling the needs of many international and national companies by offering premium quality of the raw component, which is prepared by professionals. We are a leading Titanium Dioxide Supplier in Singapore, India, India, Indonesia, Mauritius & Vietnam, and expanding the market to other countries in Asia, Africa, the Middle East, Central America, and South America. Paired up with our comprehensive supply capability, we are one of the best Titanium Dioxide Suppliers based in South East Asia. Tradeasia International tends to make sure that the desired product is delivered within the given time frame without compromising on the quality at all. We offer negotiable prices for titanium dioxide with the best quality according to customer requirements.


What Makes Us Best Titanium Dioxide Suppliers

Tradeasia International is the Top Titanium Dioxide Supplier. Driven by the idea of providing top-quality Titanium Dioxide for our customers, we at Tradeasia International aim to organize and offer top-notch Titanium Dioxide that widely used in several industries such as:

  • Paint and coating because of its opacity and durability.
  • Paper (In coating for whiter and brighter paper surface).
  • Cosmetics products due to the strong UV light absorbing abilities and resistance to discoloration underneath ultraviolet light.
  • In Plastic and rubber, it helps in minimizing the fading and cracking.
  • Food contact material to protect food and beverages from degradation.
  • In Fabric and textile as a delustrant.
  • Water treatment (as an eco-friendly element that improves the efficiency)
  • Automotive products to remove harmful exhaust gas emissions.
  • Electric power products as electric conductors.
  • Printing inks (as a white pigment)
  • Medicines(i.e. pills and tablets) and most of the toothpaste because of the white appearance of it


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