Red Iron Oxide

Natural Red Iron Oxide

(Chemical Name: Ferric Oxide (Fe2O3)

Red Iron Oxide Powder is one of the major ore of iron called Hematite and is ideal for use as a pigment. Red Iron Oxide is widely used in Paints, Plastics, Printing Inks, Cosmetics etc because of its unique property of giving luster its high iron content and effective cost reduction while giving different shades.

Chemical/Typical composition

Fe2O3 Min 85.5 to 92%
SiO2 6.5%
Specific Gravity 4.5
Oil Absorption 21 %


Industrial Applications

Red Iron Oxide is widely used in various Industries as follows:

  • Paints
  • Printing inks
  • Plastics
  • Cosmetics
  • Artist colors
  • Paper dyeing
  • Fertilizer ingredient
  • Baked enamel finishes for autos and appliances
  • Polishing compounds

We offer Red Iron Oxide in different grades as follows:

  • Red Iron Oxide Micro Powder 500 Mesh

Red Iron Oxide Powder 300 Mesh