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    Why is Titanium oxide first converted into Titanium chloride before it is extracted from its ore?
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    (Original post by lorobolorolo)
    Why is Titanium oxide first converted into Titanium chloride before it is extracted from its ore?
    Because the chloride is relatively much more volatile than the oxide and the reduction takes place in vapour form ...
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    (Original post by charco)
    Because the chloride is relatively much more volatile than the oxide and the reduction takes place in vapour form ...
    Thank u soo much ....simple yet explains a lot.
 
 
 
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