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Top 6 uses for Titanium Dioxide
Tuesday, March 21st, 2017 | Coatings and Construction

Paints and Coatings:

Titanium Dioxide, when used as a pigment, has the highest refractive index of any other white pigment, giving it that unique clean, bright white that we so often take for granted.

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Plastics:

Titanium Dioxide is used to provide a clean, bright white to construction products such as doors, windows…ti-di-1

Paper:

Titanium Dioxide is used to brighten paper after it has been bleached, to give the correct optical qualities.

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Food and Cosmetics:

There are chances that you use a product containing Titanium Dioxide every day… from tooth paste, tablets, gum or even when you slap on some sunscreen…

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Solar Cells:

Apart from the conventional usage in Paints and Plastics, Titanium Dioxide is also used in Dye Sensitized Solar cells to improve efficiency…

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Self-Cleaning Windows:

Specialized grades of Titanium Dioxide are used to make coatings for self-cleaning windows – these work by creating a super hydrophobic substrate, from which the rain and dirt just slide off…

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