66. Using Plastics, Elastomers, and Composites for Corrosion Control

  1. R. Winston Revie
  1. P. R. Khaladkar

Published Online: 19 APR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470872864.ch66

Uhlig's Corrosion Handbook, Third Edition

Uhlig's Corrosion Handbook, Third Edition

How to Cite

Khaladkar, P. R. (2011) Using Plastics, Elastomers, and Composites for Corrosion Control, in Uhlig's Corrosion Handbook, Third Edition (ed R. W. Revie), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470872864.ch66

Editor Information

  1. CANMET Materials Technology Laboratory, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Author Information

  1. E. I. DuPont de Nemours & Co, Inc., Wilmington, Delaware, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 APR 2011
  2. Published Print: 28 MAR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470080320

Online ISBN: 9780470872864

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Keywords:

  • using plastics, elastomers and composites for corrosion control - polymers for corrosion control in chemical processing industry;
  • polymer application for corrosion control - and organization of polymer-based materials for corrosion control;
  • fluoropolymer linings, six established systems - thermoplastic welding technology, role in three systems

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Overview of plastics, elastomers, and composite materials

  • Characterization of polymers

  • Comparison of polymeric materials with metals

  • Application of polymers for corrosion control

  • Barrier applications (linings and coatings)

  • Self-supporting structures: process vessels, columns, and piping

  • Seals and gaskets

  • Failures and failure analysis

  • Condition assessment, fitness for service and repairs

  • Economic data

  • Conclusion

  • Bibliography