Iron Operations of the Quebec Iron and Titanium Corporation

CIM Bulletin, 1956

FOLLOWING World War II there was an urgent need for the development of domestic sources of ilmenite to take care of the expanding needs of the titanium dioxide pigment industry. In addition, there was the interest by the pigment manuf3!cturers and others in titanium metal. Prior to the war the pigment industry in the United States had obtained its major tonnage of ilmenite, analyzing 55- •60 per cent Ti02, from India.
Keywords: calcium, carbon monoxide, desulphurization, ilmenite, Quebec Iron, Carbon, Iron, metals, Ore, Ores, steel, Steels