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GLRPPR Sector Resource: Hexavalent Chromium

Title:
Hexavalent Chromium

Abstract:
SERDP and ESTCP efforts have encompassed a range of issues related to Cr(VI). The major areas of research and demonstrations include the following: Fundamental Mechanisms of Corrosion Inhibition; Alternatives to Chromate Conversion Coatings and Pretreatments; Alternatives to Chromated Primers; Alternatives to Adhesive Bond Primers and Sealants; Development of Complete Cr(VI)-Free Coatings Systems; Alternatives to Chromated Surface Treatments on Magnesium Alloys; Alternatives to Hard Chrome Plating; Coating Removal Technologies to Reduce Exposure to Cr(VI); Non-Destructive Inspection Techniques for Reduced Maintenance on Cr(VI)-Containing Coatings; Development of Accelerated Corrosion Test Protocols for Qualification of Cr(VI) Alternatives; and Reducing Cr(VI) Emissions from Welding Operations.

URL:
http://www.serdp.org/Featured-Initiatives/Green-Manufacturing-and-Maintenance/Hexavalent-Chromium/%28list%29/1/

Source:
Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program (SERDP), Environmental Security Technology Certification Program (ESTCP)

Resource Type:
Other resources

Date of Publication:
Not Available

Associated Sectors:

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