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Anti-corrosive properties of natural honey on Al-Mg-Si alloy in seawater

Rosliza, R. and Wan Nik, W. B. and Sudin, Izman and Prawoto, Yunan (2010) Anti-corrosive properties of natural honey on Al-Mg-Si alloy in seawater. Current Applied Physics, 10 (3). 923 - 929. ISSN 1567-1739

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Official URL: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cap.2009.11.074


Anti-corrosive properties of natural honey on Al–Mg–Si alloy in seawater were evaluated by potentiodynamic polarization (PP), linear polarization resistance (LPR) and electrochemical impedance spectroscopy (EIS) measurements. All the studied parameters showed good anti-corrosive properties against the corrosion of Al–Mg–Si alloy in the tested solution and their performance increases with corrosion resistant concentration. Polarization data indicated that natural honey is a mixed-type corrosion resistant. LPR and EIS studies showed that there were significant increases in the overall resistance after the addition of natural honey. The adsorption of natural honey on the metal surface obeys Langmuir adsorption isotherm. The analysis of morphology studies confirmed the formation of precipitates of natural honey on the metal surface, which reduced the overall corrosion reaction.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:kiv record
Subjects:Q Science > QC Physics
T Technology > TJ Mechanical engineering and machinery
V Naval Science > VM Naval architecture. Shipbuilding. Marine engineering
Divisions:Mechanical Engineering
ID Code:22860
Deposited By: Kamariah Mohamed Jong
Deposited On:14 Sep 2017 07:09
Last Modified:13 Oct 2017 12:14

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