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What Should You Consider When Choosing a VCI Supplier?

Posted on October 14, 2020
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Are you in search of a VCI supplier due to company specifications?  Currently experiencing corrosion issues at your facility? or just unhappy with the products and services provided by your current VCI supplier? No matter the reason for your search, when choosing a VCI supplier this is what you should consider. Is the VCI supplier

How to use Zerust® VCI Products Correctly

Posted on September 21, 2020
For nearly 5 decades now, manufacturers and OEMs across the globe have been incorporating Zerust® Vapor Corrosion Inhibitor (VCI) products into their packaging applications to prevent rust and corrosion during shipping and storage of their metal goods. Despite years of experience, not everyone fully understands how VCI works and how to use it correctly to

The Various Official Flavors of the Jar Test: Evaluating the Efficacy of Volatile Corrosion Inhibitors (VCI)

Posted on August 14, 2020
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The use of anti-corrosive packaging materials functionalized with volatile corrosion inhibitors (VCI) to preserve processed metal parts is a critical component of any sound corrosion management program.  Evaluating the efficacy of VCI packaging to provide off-contact protection of steel surfaces is commonly performed in the laboratory using the Vapor-phase Inhibition Ability (VIA) test, also known

Zerust® ICT®510-C Film Reduces Corrosion Risk

Posted on August 6, 2020

When VCI Jar Testing Is Not Enough

Posted on July 15, 2020
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While the NACE Standard TM0208 Vapor Inhibition Ability (VIA) test known also as VCI jar test is a powerful tool for rapid analysis of VCI packaging and chemistry, it isn’t always robust enough to evaluate the full protection of VCI packaging and is even more limited in its capabilities for testing things like sprayable greases,
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