Passivation

Passivation from Anopol (South)

By: Anopol (South)  07/11/2016
Keywords: metal finishing, metal polishing, surface treatment

A clean stainless steel surface will generate its own passive oxide layer when exposed to oxygen. It is this oxide layer that gives stainless steels their corrosion resistant qualities, it is possible however to accelerate the formation of this layer by chemical passivation.

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