What is the difference between rusting and corrosion?

Asked by zuhakk | 28th Sep, 2010, 12:00: AM

Expert Answer:

Rusting is the common term for corrosion of iron and its alloys, such as steel. Many other metals undergo equivalent corrosion, but the resulting oxides are not commonly called rust.

Answered by  | 28th Sep, 2010, 09:09: PM

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