Pure titanium dioxide is a white powder or fine, needle-like crystals. Naturally occurring crystals usually contain impurities which color them yellow, yellowish brown, reddish brown, red, brown, blue, green gray or black.
Store in a cool, dry, well-ventilated area away from incompatible substances.
insoluble in water.
Stable under normal temperatures and pressures.
Component of porcelain enamels & glazes-eg, as opacifier.
LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: STRUCTURAL OR FUNCTIONAL CHANGE IN TRACHEA OR BRONCHI
BLOOD: "CHANGES IN SERUM COMPOSITION (E.G., TP, BILIRUBIN, CHOLESTEROL)"
Industrial Health. Vol. 35, Pg. 61, 1997.
Hazard Codes of Titanium dioxide (CAS NO.13463-67-7):?Xn
Risk Statements: 36/37/38-20/21/22-10?
R36/37/38: Irritating to eyes, respiratory system and skin.?
R20/21/22: Harmful by inhalation, in contact with skin and if swallowed.?
Safety Statements: 26-25-2-36/37?
S26: In case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice.?
S25: Avoid contact with eyes.?
S2: Keep out of the reach of children.?
S36/37: Wear suitable protective clothing and gloves.
RIDADR: UN 1307 3/PG 3
WGK Germany: -
HS Code: 28230000
A nuisance dust. A human skin irritant. Questionable carcinogen with experimental carcinogenic, neoplastigenic, and tumorigenic data. Violent or incandescent reaction with metals at high temperatures (e.g., aluminum, calcium, magnesium, potassium, sodium, zinc, lithium). See also TITANIUM COMPOUNDS.