Rutile

Close up of Rutile

Detailed Description

Mineral: Rutile
Primary Commodity: Titanium
Primary Commodity Uses: The vast majority of titanium is used in whiteners in the form of titanium oxide. Titanium metal makes up a comparatively small amount of the use for titanium, but as a metal it is used in metal coatings and medical implants.

Details

Image Dimensions: 5472 x 3648

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Location Taken: Reston, VA, US

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