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Ecotoxicity of corrosion inhibitors

18. May 2016, Topic: Aquatische Ökotoxikologie, Risikobewertung

Ecotoxicity of corrosion inhibitors

Corrosion inhibitors protect steel structures from oxidative degradation but ingredients may be washed out that are harmful to water organisms. Two of the four corrosion inhibitors investigated by the Ecotox Centre released ecotoxic and estrogenic compounds.

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