Sunday, April 24, 2011
Corrosion Awareness Day, 24 April 2011, Observed by World Corrosion Organization (WCO)
The World Corrosion Organization designated April 24, 2010 as the inaugural Corrosion Awareness Day. Corrosion Awareness Day is designed to highlight the estimated $2.2 trillion annual cost of corrosion worldwide (3 to 4 % of GDP of industrialized countries) reflecting in part many decision-makers in industry and government not fully understanding the consequences of corrosion and how critical it is to control it.
Article Source: http://www.corrosion.org/news.asp