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Soil Corrosivity

Soil Corrosivity

Hi, in your opinion, what are the most common test for checking soil corrosivity? I normally do soil conductivity, pH, chlorides and sulfates content lab tests. Any other test you think can be considered in the field or lab?

RE: Soil Corrosivity

Thanks metengr. This is the first time I see this test. I does not aware of it. Is this test very common in the US?

RE: Soil Corrosivity

Working in Power Generation with buried gas and other types of piping I have seen this cited before.

RE: Soil Corrosivity

Thanks again, it is good to know about this test.

RE: Soil Corrosivity

You may be interested in the information and background at file:///C:/Users/Cathy/Downloads/CorrosionControl-DesignDecisionModel.pdf.

RE: Soil Corrosivity

rconner, thanks for the link...

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