Synonyms & Trade NamesRutile, Titanium oxide, Titanium peroxide
DOT ID & Guide
IDLHCa [5000 mg/m3]
Physical DescriptionWhite, odorless powder.
Vapor Pressure0 mmHg (approx)
Upper Exposive LimitNA
Lower Explosive LimitNA
Incompatibilities & ReactivitiesNone reported
SymptomsLung fibrosis; [potential occupational carcinogen]
Target Organsrespiratory system
Cancer Site[in animals: lung tumors]
Personal Protection/Sanitation(See protection codes)
Wash skin:No recommendation
First Aid(See procedures)
At concentrations above the NIOSH REL, or where there is no REL, at any detectable concentration:
(APF = 10,000) Any self-contained breathing apparatus that has a full facepiece and is operated in a pressure-demand or other positive-pressure mode
(APF = 10,000) Any supplied-air respirator that has a full facepiece and is operated in a pressure-demand or other positive-pressure mode in combination with an auxiliary self-contained positive-pressure breathing apparatus
(APF = 50) Any air-purifying, full-facepiece respirator with an N100, R100, or P100 filter.
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Any appropriate escape-type, self-contained breathing apparatus
- Page last reviewed:April 11, 2016
- Page last updated:April 11, 2016
- Content source:
- National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Education and Information Division