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And We Thought Zinc is ONLY for GALVANIZATION

Zinc is an essential micronutrient in the body and a component of many complex structures in the body including enzymes and proteins. The link between Zinc and memory is well studied especially because Zinc deficiency can cause MEMORY LOSS. In fact, Zincis the only metal to appear in all classes of enzymes. …

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A Marvel in Hot-dip Galvanization

Bergen County Bridge- Fairlawn/Patterson, NJ, 2009  Breaking through a lush grove of trees to connect the cities of Fairlawn and Patterson, New Jersey, the Bergen County bridge is one of several in the state to utilize hot-dip galvanized steel for corrosion protection.  A natural surface appearance was desired by both communities to help …

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Amusement Parks’ Crucial Need for Galvanization…

When riding in an amusement park, the first thing that comes to mind is THRILL and the second – SAFETY.  Steel begins to corrode when it is exposed to the atmosphere and amusement parks have both, humidity and salinity. Often the corrosion is blatantly visible and is an eyesore to …

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