Primer Stops Corrosion Without Requiring Rust Removal

  • Magazine Article
  • TBMG-25015
Published July 01, 2016 by Tech Briefs Media Group in United States
  • English

In the mid-1990s, Surtreat Holding LLC, based in Pittsburgh, PA, developed two corrosion inhibitors that worked by chemical means, and were designed to be applied to the surface of concrete, where they would migrate to the steel rebar inside. By 1996, the formulas still had not been formally tested and validated.