KRONOS 2171

Purified rutile pigment blended with a biobased organic component

Applications

  • Decorative cosmetics
  • Personal care products

Properties

  • High purified product for sensitive applications
  • Superior tinting strength and opacity, ~20% higher than the anatase based alternatives
  • Readily dispersed in oil- or water-based products
  • Pure and natural mineral colorant
  • Meets the definition of ‘derived mineral ingredients’ according to the ISO 16128-1:2016 and ISO 16128-2:2017 standards with an Natural Index (NI) of 0 and an Natural Origin Index (NOI) of 1.

Product characteristics

Production rutile pigment produced by the sulfate process
Blending biobased organic component
TiO2 content (DIN EN ISO 591) >= 99%
Standard classification (DIN EN ISO 591-1) R1
ASTM D 476 Type II
Density (DIN EN ISO 787-10)* 4.2 g/cm³
Bulking value* 0.25 l/kg (0.03 gal/lb)
Oil absorption (DIN EN ISO 787-5)* 17 g/100 g pigment
Color index Pigment White 6 (77891)
CAS No. 13463-67-7
REACH Registration No. 01-2119489379-17-xxxx

*Typical value