71. Corrosion Inhibitors

  1. R. Winston Revie
  1. S. Papavinasam

Published Online: 19 APR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470872864.ch71

Uhlig's Corrosion Handbook, Third Edition

Uhlig's Corrosion Handbook, Third Edition

How to Cite

Papavinasam, S. (2011) Corrosion Inhibitors, in Uhlig's Corrosion Handbook, Third Edition (ed R. W. Revie), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470872864.ch71

Editor Information

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

Author Information

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

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:

  • corrosion inhibitors, a chemical substance - added in small concentrations to environment;
  • mechanistic aspects of corrosion inhibition - environmental conditioners (scavengers) in near-neutral solutions, and oxygen reduction;
  • corrosion in hydrocarbon industries - two types, “wet corrosion” and “dry corrosion”

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Classification of inhibitors

  • Mechanistic aspects of corrosion inhibition

  • Examples of corrosion inhibitors

  • Industrial applications of corrosion inhibitors

  • Other factors in applying inhibitors

  • References