Name: Titanium tetrachloride
Molecular formula: Cl4Ti
CAS number: 7550-45-0
Structural formula: Titanium tetrachloride
Physical properties: Colorless or yellowish liquid, pungent sour, smoke in the air. The vapor pressure was 1.33 kPa (21.3 ° C), mp -24 ° C, boiling point 136.4 ° C, and d 1.726 g / cm 3 . It is soluble in THF, CH 2 Cl 2 , toluene.
Preparation and commodity: Titanium tetrachloride is sold in major reagent companies. Industrially, it is obtained by mixing titanium dioxide and carbon powder, and then introducing chlorine gas at 600 ° C.