Materials Performance

NOV 2018

Materials Performance is the world's most widely circulated magazine dedicated to corrosion prevention and control. MP provides information about the latest corrosion control technologies and practical applications for every industry and environment.

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W W W.MATERIALSPERFORMANCE.COM 6 NOVEMBER 2018 See What's Online this Month Following are just a few of the articles featured this month on www.materialsperformance. com. Features New Process Developed for Self-Healing Concrete Using nanobiotechnology and a process known as solid-state fermentation, university researchers are making concrete that regenerates to repair cracks as they develop. Comparing Coating Equality Through Performance Data For specifiers, contractors, and asset owners, it is necessary to make careful, informed decisions about which coatings to use for particular projects. Editor's Choice Study: Substandard Materials Drive Brake Pad Corrosion Failures A new study from the Global Brake Safety Council suggests the use of substandard materials and processes in brake pads is leading to even more accelerated failure modes. Iridium—The Ultimate in Corrosion Resistance Iridium is a hard, brittle member of the so-called platinum group of metals in the periodic table. As an alloying element, it increases the corrosion resistance of titanium and palladium. For even more corrosion news, visit to read MP articles that are exclusively on the web. Get the Latest Corrosion News... Online and On-the-Go! W W W.MATERIALSPERFORMANCE.COM w w w.materialsper EDITORIAL MA N AG I N G E D I TO R - I N - C H I E F Gretchen A. Jacobson T E C H N I C A L E D I TO R Jack Tinnea, Tinnea Associates, LLC S TA F F W R I T E R Ben DuBose CO N T R I B U T I N G E D I TO R Kathy Riggs Larsen E D I TO R I A L A S S I S TA N T Anthony Punt P R O D U C T MA N AG E R, Husna Miskinyar E L E C T R O N I C M E D I A GRAPHICS E L E C T R O N I C P U B L I S H I N G Teri J. Gilley CO O R D I N ATO R G R A P H I C S D E S I G N E R Michele S. Jennings ADMINISTRATION C H I E F E X E C U T I V E O F F I C E R Rober t (Bob) H. Chalker G R O U P P U B L I S H E R Eliina Lizarraga ADVERTISING S A L E S MA N AG E R Diane Gross, +1 281-228-6446 S A L E S D E V E LO P M E N T Tiffany Krevics R E P R E S E N TAT I V E, +1 281-228-6411 S A L E S S P E C I A L I S T Kaci Lamb, +1 281-228-6459 K E Y ACCO U N T E X E C U T I V E Eric Freer, +1 281-228-6292 M E D I A S A L E S R E P R E S E N TAT I V E Janis Mason, +1 847-234-6402 M E D I A S A L E S R E P R E S E N TAT I V E Leslie Whiteman, +1 281-228-6248 M P M E D I A S A L E S William (Bill) Wageneck CO N S U LTA N T, +1 281-228-6441 A DV E RT I S I N G A N D Brenda Nitz MA N U S C R I P T CO O R D I N ATO R, +1 281-228-6219 NACE International Contact Information Tel: +1 281-228-6200 Fax: +1 281-228-6300 Email: Firstser Web site: w w EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD Zahid Amjad, FNACE Walsh University Susan Borenstein General Dynamics Electric Boat Raul A. Castillo Consultant Ir vin Cotton Ar thur Freedman Associates, Inc. Wayne Frenier Frenier Chemical Consultants Fred Goodwin BASF Construction Chemicals, LLC David D. He Corrpro Jerr y Holton Specialty Polymer Coatings USA, Inc. W. Brian Holtsbaum Corsult Associates (1980), Ltd. Russ Kane iCorrosion, LLC Ernest Klechka CITGO Petroleum Corp. Kur t Lawson Mears Group, Inc. Lee Machemer Jonas, Inc. John S. Smar t III John Smar t Consulting Engineer WHAT'S ONLINE @

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