Corrosion in the mining industry

CIM Bulletin, Vol. 87, No. 976, 1994

V.S. Sastri, G.R. Hoey and R.W. Revie Metals Technology Laboratories, CANMET, Ottawa, Ontario

Different forms of corrosion, the various corrosive environments encountered, the mining equipment subject to corrosion and the methods to control corrosion in the mining industry are briefly reviewed along with the savings that could be achieved by corrosion control.
Keywords: Metallurgy, Corrosion, Equipment