Metal Corrosion in NZ Buildings - Fact Sheet 2 (FS2) - How metals interact in the built environment
- Metal Corrosion of Metals in NZ Buildings - Fact Sheet 2 (FS2)
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Metals and alloys are key components of our houses. Some are lightweight, making them easy to transport and work with. Others have been created to be particularly durable even in aggressive environments. They are not all compatible with each other, however. Poor design or building decisions can result in premature failure.