15 February 2013
Posted in Corrosion: The Silent Menace
Did you know that the problem of corrosion costs the United States billions of dollars each year?
Corrosion is an often overlooked but highly serious issue in today’s world. It can lead to the breakdown of bridges, pipelines, waterways and much more in the blink of an eye. We pay for the impact of corrosion in more than just dollars—human safety can also be at stake. But how do we define corrosion, and what exactly causes it?