Chemours(DuPont) Ti-Pure™ R-103 Titanium Dioxide

Product Description

Ti-Pure™ R-103 is an excellent general-purpose grade rutile titanium dioxide
pigment for all resin systems. Manufactured by the chloride process,
it is specially formulated to these features.

Features

  • Reduce discoloration of resin compounds and finished products during exposure to
    ultraviolet light by a unique alumina surface treatment
  • Provide high opacity and very blue undertone tint
  • Produce clean, bright whites at low loadings in clear resins and those having natural color
  • High tinting power

Applications

Paints and Coatings
Water-based coatings Powder coatings
Solvent-based coatings Anticorrosive paints
Automotive coatings Wood coatings
Coil coatings Can coatings
Plastics Others
PVC interior Paper—Coated
PVC exterior Paper—fillers
PE/PP masterbatches Ink—Gravure
PS/ABS Ink—Flexo
Engineering Plastics Chemical fiber
● Highly Recommended 〇 Recommended — Not Recommended

Basic Information

Brand: Chemours(DuPont)
Name: Ti-Pure™ R-103
Chemical Name: Titanium Dioxide (TiO2)
CAS NO.: 13463-67-7
EINECS NO.: 236-675-5
Color Index: 77891, pigment white 6
ASTM D476-84: II
Appearance: White powder
Surface treatment: Alumina

Physical and Chemical Properties

Titanium Dioxide, wt%, min. 96
Alumina, wt%, max. 3.2
Organic Treatment, wt%, carbon 0.2
Specific Gravity 4.1
pH (aqueous slurry) 6.5
Resistance (aqueous slurry), k ohm-cm, min. 4

General Properties

Opacity Strength High
Undertone Tint Very Blue
Dispersibility in:
   Plasticized Vinyl Very Good
   Plasticizers Fair
   Dry Blending Operations Good
   Melt Compounding Excellent
Flocculation Resistance Very Good
Discoloration Resistance Excellent
Weathering Resistance Good