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October 25, 2012

HALOX® illustrates the mechanisms responsible for combating corrosion

The Asia Pacific Coatings Show (APCS) featured Dr. Bodan Ma of HALOX® who delivered a brief presentation titled, "Formulator’s Guide on Anti-corrosion Mechanisms."

In this session he illustrated the basic mechanisms responsible for protection of metals from the effects of corrosion. The roles of water resistance, oxygen scavenging, and metal passivation are discussed in relation to HALOX® commercial products, which include inorganic pigments, organic additives, and hybrid systems. The audience, comprised of coatings technical personnel, received a detailed discussion with a focus on improving existing formulations.


APCS presentation on corrosion mechanism.pdf