Titanium Dioxide

The most important application areas are paints and varnishes as well as paper and plastics, accounting for the majority of the world's titanium dioxide consumption. It is also used in pigments such as printing inks, fibers, rubber, cosmetic products and food.


Molar Weight79.866 g/mol
Melting Point1855 °C
Boiling Point2500-3000 °C
Density3.7 to 4.2 g/cc
FormsPowder, White

Uses and Applications

Key applications

  • Ceramics
  • Pulp and paper
  • Solvents
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Skin care products
  • Opacifier
  • Personal care
  • Beauty products
  • Building & Construction products
  • Paint and Coatings
  • Rubber


  • Pulp & Paper
  • Pharma
  • Cleaning
  • Coatings & Construction
  • Polymers
  • Cosmetics
  • Food
  • Lubricants
  • Rubber

Synonyms: Titania, TiO2, Anatase

Chemical Formula: TiO2

CAS Number: 13463-67-7