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International Journal of Corrosion
Volume 2012, Article ID 414156, 13 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/414156
Research Article

Environmental and Material Influences on the Stress-Corrosion Cracking of Steel in H2O–CO–CO2 Solutions

School of Chemical and Metallurgical Engineering, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, Private Bag 3, Wits 2050, South Africa

Received 14 March 2012; Revised 18 April 2012; Accepted 26 April 2012

Academic Editor: Rokuro Nishimura

Copyright © 2012 J. W. van der Merwe. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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