The Effects of Corrosion on the Environment

The Effects of Corrosion on the Environment

The Effects of Corrosion on the Environment – Corrosion implies “rusting”. The term corrosion is defined as a gradual destruction of material (metals) by chemical reaction with its surroundings. Corrosion in other words is the disintegration of an engineering material into its constituent atoms due to chemical reactions with its environment. (kotz and Treidel, 1997). [Read more…]