A REVIEW OF FUNGAL INFLUENCED CORROSION

Author: 

Little B, Ray R
Corrosion Reviews. Volume 19, Issue 5-6, Pages 401–418

Abstract: 

Fungal influenced corrosion is reviewed for carbon steel and aluminum fuel tanks; carbon steel cables; and painted and unpainted ship holds containing wet and dry cargos, including wood, molasses, fatty oils and cereal. Deterioration of fiber-reinforced composites and glass has also been attributed to fungal species.