What is Rutile Titanium Dioxide Sulfate?

Rutile Titanium Dioxide is a special use chemical and a mineral oxide that is composed primarily of Titanium Dioxide (TiO2). It is mostly found in its natural form of Titanium Dioxide. It is odorless and white which is where the name Rutile is obtained from. It is an insoluble chemical.

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Rutile Titanium Dioxide Sulfate.

 

What is Rutile Titanium Dioxide Sulfate used for?

Rutile Titanium Dioxide is an extremely useful chemical and it is used for a variety of purposes. The compound can serve the following functions:

  • It is used in the manufacture of some optical elements, especially polarization optics, for longer visibility and infrared wavelengths up to about 4.5 micrometers.
  • It forms an important constituent of heavy minerals and ore deposits.
  • It is used in the manufacture of refractory ceramic as a pigment.
  • It is used for the production of Titanium metal.
  • It is used in the production of plastics.
  • It is used in paints, paper, and other applications that require a bright white color.
  • It is also widely used as a welding electrode

 

What is the Chemical Formula of Rutile Titanium Dioxide Sulfate?

Rutile Titanium Dioxide Sulfate is a chemical compound. The chemical formula is represented as TiO2.

 

Is Rutile Titanium Dioxide Sulfate harmful to life?

Rutile Titanium Dioxide Sulfate is a non-toxic chemical substance. The World Health Organisation's International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) has recommended that titanium dioxide is a possible carcinogen for humans. It has, however, not been confirmed to be a deadly substance.

 

Where is Rutile Titanium Dioxide Sulfate found and what does it look like?

Rutile Titanium Dioxide Sulfate is a common accessory mineral in high-temperature and high-pressure metamorphic rocks and in igneous rocks. It is also found occasionally in extrusive igneous rocks. It is a powdered white substance, odorless and insoluble in water.

 

What are the Hazardous effects of Rutile Titanium Dioxide Sulfate?

Rutile Titanium Dioxide Sulfate is a non-toxic substance but on exposure to the eyes, it causes mild irritation. It also causes mild skin irritation and may be harmful if it is absorbed through the skin. If it is ingested, it will irritate the digestive tract. Also ingestion of large amounts can cause pain, constipation, and diarrhea. Inhalation may lead to blood changes and cause irritation of the upper respiratory tract and the bronchi.

 

What are precautionary measures necessary to be taken to handle Rutile Titanium Dioxide Sulfate?

To avoid irritation of the eyes and skin, the following measures may be taken while handling Rutile Titanium Dioxide Sulfate:

  • Wear chemical splash goggles to avoid contact with the eyes.
  • Wear appropriate protective covering to avoid contact with skin.
  • Wear protective gloves to protect the hands while handling the chemical.
  • Maintain adequate ventilation to ensure low airborne concentrations.

 

What will happen if Rutile Titanium Dioxide Sulfate is heated?

It is a very stable compound and is heated to over 2000K before melting occurs, this is as a result of the strong bond between titanium and oxygen.

 

Is Rutile Titanium Dioxide Sulfate soluble? 

Rutile Titanium Dioxide Sulfate is insoluble in water. It is also insoluble in dilute acids and dilute alkalis.

 

Where can I buy Rutile Titanium Dioxide Sulfate?

Rutile Titanium Dioxide Sulfate (95%) is available for sale at Camachem. It is available in three packages which are 25kg bag, 500kg bag, and 1000kg bag. Camachem ships different chemicals from China to clients all over the world.

Rutile Titanium Dioxide Sulfate for sale on Chamachem

Rutile Titanium Dioxide Sulfate.

 

How much does Rutile Titanium Dioxide Sulfate cost?

The price of Rutile Titanium Dioxide Sulfate is estimated to be $3200 per ton. Meanwhile, the price varies depending on the cost of production. You can make use of the free quotation option to get a quotation for the quantity you desire.

Rutile Titanium Dioxide Sulfate for sale on Chamachem

Rutile Titanium Dioxide Sulfate.

 

What is the pH of Rutile Titanium Dioxide Sulfate?

The pH of Rutile Titanium Dioxide Sulfate is approximately 7. This makes it a relatively neutral chemical.

 

Is Rutile Titanium Dioxide Sulfate an Electrolyte compound?

Rutile Titanium Dioxide is not an electrolyte compound due to its low electrical conductivity.

 

Can Rutile Titanium Dioxide Sulfate go down the drain?

Rutile Titanium Dioxide Sulfate is non-toxic but should be disposed of in accordance with state, federal, and local regulations.

 

Is Rutile Titanium Dioxide Sulfate Acidic or Basic?

Rutile Titanium Dioxide Sulfate is neutral. It has a pH of approximately 7.

 

What is the difference between Rutile Titanium Dioxide Sulfate and Anatase Titanium Dioxide?

Rutile Titanium Dioxide Sulfate is optically positive while Anatase Titanium dioxide is optically negative and colorless while Rutile Titanium Dioxide Sulfate is whitish. Rutile Titanium Dioxide Sulfate is used for producing hard materials while Anatase Titanium Dioxide cannot be used to produce materials such as paper and plastic.