Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Bacterial Corrosion

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_975

n A corrosion which results from substances (e.g., ammonia or sulfuric acid) produced by the activity of certain bacteria. (Baboian R (2002) Corrosion engineer’s handbook, 3rd edn. NACE International – The Corrosion Society, Houston).

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA