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Corrosion of Tinplate by Foods Packed in Cans: Part 1

Denis Dickinson (Senior Chemist, The Fruit and Vegetable Canning and Quick Freezing Research Association, Chipping Campden, Glos.)

Anti-Corrosion Methods and Materials

ISSN: 0003-5599

Article publication date: 1 January 1955



Apart from those research workers who are directly connected with the canning industry, the corrosion of cans by their contents has received practically no attention from scientists. The subject might appear at first sight to be of comparatively little interest, but, as will be shown in the following article this month and next, the corrosion phenomena involved are complicated and to a large extent unexplained.


Dickinson, D. (1955), "Corrosion of Tinplate by Foods Packed in Cans: Part 1", Anti-Corrosion Methods and Materials, Vol. 2 No. 1, pp. 4-7.




Copyright © 1955, MCB UP Limited

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