[Velsicol] A trademark name for a white pigment composed of titanium dioxide. Titanox is often extended with calcium sulfate and/or barium sulfate. It is used industrially in paints, paper, rubber, plastics, leather, inks, ceramics, floor covering, and textile coatings.
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