Metal Corrosion in NZ Buildings - Fact Sheet 6 (FS6) - How metals are protected against corrosion
- Metal Corrosion in NZ Buildings - Fact Sheet 6 (FS6)
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Metals are often exposed to corrosion over the life of a building. The risk needs to be reduced and managed so that buildings meet their durability requirements under the New Zealand Building Code.
Understanding the types of protection available is key to specifying the appropriate materials.