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Jul 08, 2009· Ilmenite Crystal structure of ilmenite Ilmenite is the titanium-iron oxide mineral with the idealized formula FeTiO 3 . It is a weakly magnetic black or steel-gray solid. From the commercial perspective, ilmenite is the most important ore of titanium . Ilmenite is the main source of titanium dioxide, which is used in paints, fabrics, plastics, paper, sunscreen, food and cosmetics.