Volume No. 3 Issue No.: 1 Page No.: 244-249 July-Sept 2008

 

CORROSION STUDY OF METALS IN RURAL ATMOSPHERE

 

R. T. Vashi, H. K. Kadiya* and V. A. Champaneri

Department of chemistry, Navyug Science College Rander Road, Surat, (INDIA)

 

Received on : April 11, 2008

 

ABSTRACT

 

Corrosion rate of mild-steel, zinc and aluminum have been determined in 2005-2007 under outdoor exposure at Mota-Vaghchhipa village (Dist. Valsad), lies twenty five kilometers away from Vapi Industrial area situated in South Gujarat India. Monthly corrosion rate of mild-steel(MS), zinc and aluminium vary from 24 to 504 mg/sq.dm (4.171 to 87.59

 

Keywords : Atmospheric corrosion, Rural area, Mild-steel, Zinc, Aluminum.

 

 

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