Chapter 1. Corrosion and Its Cost In a Modern World

  1. Pierre R. Roberge

Published Online: 14 JUN 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470099766.ch1

Corrosion Inspection and Monitoring

Corrosion Inspection and Monitoring

How to Cite

Roberge, P. R. (2006) Corrosion and Its Cost In a Modern World, in Corrosion Inspection and Monitoring, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470099766.ch1

Author Information

  1. Royal Military College of Canada, Ontario, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JUN 2006
  2. Published Print: 26 JAN 2007

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series in Corrosion

Book Series Editors:

  1. R. Winston Revie

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471742487

Online ISBN: 9780470099766



  • corrosion factors and corrosion failures;
  • nature of corrosion process;
  • strategic impact and corrosion damage cost


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Corrosion, Why Bother?

  • Nature of Corrosion

  • Corrosion Factors

  • Strategic Impact and Cost of Corrosion Damage

  • References