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Anodic Protection in the Sulfuric Acid Industry

Published: 20001201 by NACE MATERIALS PERFORMACE
Author(s): Winston Shim
Co-Author(s): Ian Munro - Corrosion Service Company

This article discusses the use of anodic protection (AP) in combating iron contamination, general tank wall wastage, and hydrogen grooving in carbon steel sulfuric acid (H2S04) storage tanks. It also addresses the use of AP for stainless steel acid piping and coolers. Topics include experiences using AP in acid storage tanks, theory of AP, design philosophy, engineering materials used, and remote monitoring equipment.