JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cristal, an industry leader in manufacturing titanium dioxide products, has just brought to market TiONA® 288, a new super-efficient grade of titanium dioxide chloride pigment.
With its best-in-class R&D facilities and over two years in customer-collaborated development, TiONA® 288 has been designed to maximize efficiency in high-performance, high-temperature plastic processing, using performance-tested and patented technology to offer higher rates of productivity, lower energy requirements and leaner operational costs.
A welcome, addition to the masterbatch manufacturing industry, TiONA® 288 is targeted at dispersion-critical film applications and is consistently proving itself as a superior product where a combination of high temperature performance, optical efficiency, high pigment loading and ease of dispersion is required.
TiONA® 288 is available now. For further information, visit www.tiona288.com
Cristal is one of the largest producers of titanium dioxide and a leading producer of titanium chemicals. Cristal is the world’s leading supplier of ultrafine titanium dioxide products and titanium chemicals and is a fast-growing producer of mineral sands and titanium metal powder. Cristal operates seven manufacturing plants in six countries on five continents and employs nearly 4,500 people worldwide.
Cristal is owned 79% by Tasnee, a listed Saudi joint stock company and 20% by Gulf Investment Corporation, a company equally owned by the six states of the Gulf Cooperation Council and headquartered in Kuwait.