Corrosion of Iron and Steel Costs

Corrosion of Iron and Steel Costs

 

"A high performance coating for steel and iron corrosion control. A single component, hybrid-moisture cure urethane coating, that when applied, does not form a film immediately, but rather it penetrates to combine the rust with the coating all the way down to the original metal surface."
- Washington State Department of Transportation Environmental & Engineering Programs Division Materials Testing Laboratory
"More cars are destroyed by rust than by accidents."
- Automobile Association of America (AAA) Department of Statistics
"Rust never sleeps."
- Rocky Dellarocca
Paint Superintendent, Golden Gate Bridge
The corrosion of iron & steel costs nearly $300 billion annually
- Automobile Association of America (AAA) Department of Statistics
A recently released two-year breakthrough study estimates the annual direct cost of corrosion in the United States to be $276 billion.
- NACE International, The Corrosion Society
$70-$80 billion, could be saved by using state-of-the-art corrosion management practices
- NACE International, The Corrosion Society
Corrosion is a negative, deterioration-inducing, and life-threatening phenomenon.
- Corrosion Costs and Preventive Strategies in the United States