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Environmentally Sustainable Corrosion Inhibitors - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780323854054

Environmentally Sustainable Corrosion Inhibitors

1st Edition

Fundamentals and Industrial Applications

Editors: Chaudhery Hussain Chandrabhan Verma Jeenat Aslam
Paperback ISBN: 9780323854054
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 1st August 2021
Page Count: 464
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Environmentally Sustainable Corrosion Inhibitors: Fundamentals and Industrial Applications covers the latest research developments in environmentally friendly, sustainable corrosion inhibitors. The book addresses the fundamental characteristics, synthesis, characterization and mechanisms of corrosion inhibitors. In addition, it presents a chronological overview of the growth of the field, with numerous examples of its broad-ranging industrial applications in a.o. food, the environment, electronics, and the oil and gas industries. The book concludes with discussions about commercialization and economics. This is an indispensable reference for chemical engineers and chemists working in R&D and academia who want to learn more about environmentally-friendly, sustainable corrosion inhibitors systems.

Key Features

  • Explains how to use environmentally-friendly, sustainable corrosion inhibitors in modern industry and manufacturing
  • Promotes corrosion inhibitors as a prime option for sustainable and transformational opportunities
  • Provides up-to-date reference material, including websites of interest and information on the latest research


Chemical engineers and chemists in R&D and academia working on sustainable corrosion inhibitors systems. Students, scientists, college and university professors, research professionals, technology investors and developers, research enterprises, R&D and defense research laboratories, academic and research libraries in the fields of chemical engineering, chemistry, materials science and engineering, nanotechnology, energy, environment, colloid science, etc. Libraries in university and industrial institutions, government and independent institutes, individual research groups and scientists working in the field of sustainable corrosion inhibitors systems

Table of Contents

Section 1: Sustainable Corrosion Inhibitors: Design and developments
Chapter 1. An overview of Corrosion Chemistry
1.1. Introduction
1.2. Corrosion: Economic impact
1.3. Causes of corrosion
1.4. Conclusion
1.5. References

Chapter 2. Fundamentals of Corrosion Chemistry
2.1. Introduction
2.2. Corrosion inhibitors: classifications
2.3. Degradation of material and corrosion
2.4. Classification of corrosion
2.5. Corrosion prevention methods
1.5. Conclusion
1.6. References

Chapter 3. Factors affecting corrosion inhibitors
3.1. Introduction
3.2. Factor affecting corrosion inhibition
3.2.1. Natural factors
3.2.2. Anthropogenic factors
3.3. Conclusion
3.4. References

Section 2: Sustainable Corrosion Inhibitors: Synthesis and Mechanism
Chapter 4. Synthetic environmental friendly corrosion inhibitors
4.1. Introduction
4.2. Current Applications
4.3. Case Studies
4.4. Future Predictions
4.5. References

Chapter 5. Mechanism of corrosion inhibitions
5.1. Introduction
5.2. Current Applications
5.3. Case Studies
5.4. Future Predictions
5.5. References

Chapter 6. Experimental methods of inhibitors assessment
6.1. Introduction
6.2. Current Applications
6.3. Case Studies
6.4. Future Predictions
6.5. References

Chapter 7. Computational methods of inhibitors assessment
7.1. Introduction
7.2. Current Applications
7.3. Case Studies
7.4. Future Predictions
7.5. References

Section 3: Sustainable Corrosion Inhibitors: Candidates and characterizations
Chapter 8. Corrosion inhibitors for acidic environments
8.1. Introduction
8.2. Current Applications
8.3. Case Studies
8.4. Future Predictions
8.5. References

Chapter 9. Corrosion inhibitors for basic environments
9.1. Introduction
9.2. Current Applications
9.3. Case Studies
9.4. Future Predictions
9.5. References

Chapter 10. Corrosion inhibitors for neutral environments
10.1. Introduction
10.2. Current Applications
10.3. Case Studies
10.4. Future Predictions
10.5. References

Chapter 11. Corrosion inhibitors for sweet(CO2 corrosion) and sour(H2S corrosion) environments
11.1. Introduction
11.2. Current Applications
11.3. Case Studies
11.4. Future Predictions
11.5. References

Section 4: Sustainable Corrosion Inhibitors for Food Industry
Chapter 12. Corrosion inhibitors for Food processing
12.1. Introduction
12.2. Current Applications
12.3. Case Studies
12.4. Future Predictions
12.5. References

Section 5: Sustainable Corrosion Inhibitors for environmental Industry
Chapter 13. Plant extract used as Corrosion inhibitors
13.1. Introduction
13.2. Current Applications
13.3. Case Studies
13.4. Future Predictions
13.5. References

Chapter 14. Carbohydrates used as Corrosion inhibitors
14.1. Introduction
14.2. Current Applications
14.3. Case Studies
14.4. Future Predictions
14.5. References

Chapter 15. Ionic liquids used as Corrosion inhibitors
15.1. Introduction
15.2. Current Applications
15.3. Case Studies
15.4. Future Predictions
15.5. References

Chapter 16. Active ingredients sources used as Corrosion inhibitors
16.1. Introduction
16.2. Current Applications
16.3. Case Studies
16.4. Future Predictions
16.5. References

Section 6: Sustainable Corrosion Inhibitors for Electronics Industry
Chapter 17. Environmentally sustainable corrosion inhibitors used for Electronics Industry
17.1. Introduction
17.2. Current Applications
17.3. Case Studies
17.4. Future Predictions
17.5. References

Section 7: Sustainable Corrosion Inhibitors for oil and gas industry
Chapter 18. Corrosion inhibitors for refinery
18.1. Introduction
18.2. Current Applications
18.3. Case Studies
18.4. Future Predictions
18.5. References

Chapter 19. Corrosion inhibitors for high temperature in oil and gas industry
19.1. Introduction
19.2. Current Applications
19.3. Case Studies
19.4. Future Predictions
19.5. References

Chapter 20. Environmentally sustainable corrosion inhibitors Corrosion inhibitors in oil and gas industry
20.1. Introduction
20.2. Current Applications
20.3. Case Studies
20.4. Future Predictions
20.5. References

Section 8: Sustainable Corrosion Inhibitors: Commercialization and economics
Chapter 21. Commercialization Environmentally sustainable
21.1. Introduction
21.2. Current Applications
21.3. Case Studies
21.4. Future Predictions
21.5. References


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About the Editors

Chaudhery Hussain

Chaudhery Hussain

Chaudhery Mustansar Hussain is Adjunct Professor, Academic Advisor and Director of Chemistry & EVSc Labs in the Department of Chemistry & Environmental Sciences at the New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), Newark, New Jersey, USA. His research is focused on the applications of Nanotechnology & Advanced Materials, Environmental Management, Analytical Chemistry and various industries. He is author of numerous papers in peer-reviewed journals as well as prolific author and editor of several scientific monographs and handbooks in his research areas.

Affiliations and Expertise

Adjunct Professor, Academic Advisor and Director of Chemistry and EVSc Labs, Department of Chemistry and Environmental Sciences, New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), Newark, New Jersey, USA

Chandrabhan Verma

Chandrabhan Verma, PhD. is a Post-Doctoral Fellow in the Department of Chemistry, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Saudi Arabia. He is a member of American Chemical Society (ACS). His research is mainly focused on the synthesis and designing of environmental-friendly corrosion inhibitors useful for several industrial applications. Dr. Verma is the author of several research and review articles in peer-reviewed international journals of ACS, Elsevier, RSC, Wiley and Springer etc. Dr. Verma received several national and international awards such as Gold medal (M.Sc.), Best corrosion & Research Ratna awards (IJRULA-2019), Young Scientist awards (CSERD-2019), Best Publication Awards (IIT-BHU-2013; second prize) for his academic achievements.

Affiliations and Expertise

Post-Doctoral Fellow, Department of Chemistry, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Saudi Arabia

Jeenat Aslam

Jeenat Aslam, PhD, is currently working as an Assistant Professor at the Department of Chemistry, College of Science, Yanbu, Taibah University, Al-Madina, Saudi Arabia. Before that, she was a Research Scholar (PhD, 2014) and Research Associate (2014–2017) at the Aligarh Muslim University. Her research is generally based on the materials science, nanotechnology and surface science. Dr. Jeenat is the author of various research and review articles in peer-reviewed international journals of Elsevier, ACS, Springer, Taylor & Francis, etc. As well as she is in editorial board member of Advances in Materials (Journal), Science publishing group.

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, College of Science, Yanbu, Taibah University, Al-Madina, Saudi Arabia

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