Chapter 12. The Use of Volatile Corrosion Inhibitors for the Protection of Steel in Storage or Transit

  1. William Smothers
  1. Clayton A. Vanscoy

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470318751.ch12

Proceedings of the 43rd Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 3, Issue 5/6

Proceedings of the 43rd Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 3, Issue 5/6

How to Cite

Vanscoy, C. A. (1982) The Use of Volatile Corrosion Inhibitors for the Protection of Steel in Storage or Transit, in Proceedings of the 43rd Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 3, Issue 5/6 (ed W. Smothers), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470318751.ch12

Author Information

  1. Research & Technology, Armco Corp. 703 Curtis St., Middletown, OH 45043

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1982

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470373958

Online ISBN: 9780470318751

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Keywords:

  • inhibitors;
  • impregnated;
  • volatile corrosion inhibitors (VCIs);
  • corrosion;
  • breakthrough

Summary

Volatile corrosion inhibitors are now being used to prevent corrosion of steel in storage and transit. These inhibitors can be impregnated in paper, plastic films, sponge foams, and waxes, and even in aqueous solutions. These materials can then be applied to steel by conventional methods.