Inaugural Corrosion Awareness Day 2010

Corrosion Awareness Day 2010 – April 24,2010

The World Corrosion Organization designated April 24, 2010 as the inaugural Corrosion Awareness Day. Corrosion
Awareness Day is designed to highlight the estimated $2.2 trillion annual cost of corrosion worldwide (3 to 4 % of GDP of
industrialized countries) reflecting in part many decision-makers in industry and government not fully understanding the
consequences of corrosion and how critical it is to control it.

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Upcoming events

  • EUROCORR 2022
    28.08.2022 - 01.09.2022 / Berlin, Germany
  • International Symposium on Corrosion for Sustainable Development
    27.11.2022 - 01.12.2022 / Hilton Phuket Arcadia, Thailand


World Corrosion Organization
P.O. Box 2544
New York, NY 10116-2544
Prof. Willi Meier