Rutile pigment with superior opacity and high gloss for gravure inks


  • High-gloss gravure and flexographic inks
  • UV-cured printing inks
  • Reverse and lamination printing
  • Packaging and can coatings
  • Industrial coatings and wood finishes for interior use


  • is very economical in use due to its outstanding opacity
  • imparts a high degree of gloss to inks and coatings
  • displays rapid wetting and excellent dispersibility
  • has superior tinting strength and a warm tone
  • is recommended for indoor applications only

Product characteristics

Production rutile pigment produced by the sulfate process
Surface treatment aluminum compounds
TiO2 content (DIN EN ISO 591) ≥ 95%
Standard classification (DIN EN ISO 591-1) R 2
ASTM D 476 Type II & III
Density (DIN EN ISO 787-10)* 4.1 g/cm3
Bulking value* 0.24 l/kg (0.03 gal/lb)
Oil absorption (DIN EN ISO 787-5)* 18 g/100 g pigment
Color index Pigment White 6 (77891)
CAS No. 13463-67-7
REACH Registration No. 01-2119489379-17-xxxx
U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA): Compliance with the FDA requirements depends on the end use or final product application. Detailed information can be obtained via [email protected]

*Typical value