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Titanium: light, strong, and white

Titanium is highly resistant to corrosion and is chemically inert. It is as strong as steel but 45 percent lighter, and it is twice as strong as aluminum but only 60 percent heavier.

by Woodruff, Laurel G. and Bedinger, George M.
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2013-3059
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