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Petroleum‐Based Corrosion Preventives

Anti-Corrosion Methods and Materials

ISSN: 0003-5599

Article publication date: 1 July 1954


Temporary corrosion preventives based on petroleum are applied to a great variety of products ranging from ball bearings to sheet steel to give protection during manufacture, transport or storage. In this article the author describes the main types of preventives, their selection for particular purposes, methods of application, the types of and mode of action of inhibitors added to the preventives and, finally, methods of testing.


Leslie, R. (1954), "Petroleum‐Based Corrosion Preventives", Anti-Corrosion Methods and Materials, Vol. 1 No. 7, pp. 243-245.




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