Periodic Table of the Elements: Titanium

Name: Titanium
Symbol: Ti
Atomic Number: 22
Atomic Mass: 47.90
Atomic Volume: 10.63 cc/mol
Discovered By: First isolated by Gregor in 1789
Discovery Date: 1789
Origin of Name: Titanium - (Latin) Titans (the first sons of the Earth in Roman mythology)
Toxicity: Not toxic. In finely dispersed state evidently has a fibrogenic action. Titanium dioxide is not toxic.
Summary: Not found free in Nature. Titanium will burn in air, and will burn in an atmosphere of nitrogen under some conditions. Titanium Dioxide (TiO 2 ) is a white powder used in paint.


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HHe
LiBeBCNOFNe
NaMgAlSiPSClAr
KCaScTiVCrMnFeCoNiCuZnGaGeAsSeBrKr
RbSrYZrNbMoTcRuRhPdAgCdInSnSbTeIXe
CsBaLaCePrNdPmSmEuGdTbDyHoErTmYbLuHfTaWReOsIrPtAuHgTlPbBiPoAtRn
FrRaAcThPaUNpPuAmCmBkCfEsFmMdNoLr

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