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Abstract

Nyctanthes arbor-tristis (Naf) (Night flowering jasmine or Parijat) was investigated as a corrosion inhibitor for mild steel in an hydrochloric acid solution. The results revealed that the order of reaction is 0.374, with activation energy found to be 10.27 kJ/mol. Nyctanthes arbor-tristis (Naf) was effective in increasing the inhibition efficiency for all inhibition concentrations. The corrosion rate profile was found to be second- order kinetics with respect to corrosion activity.

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Mild Steel; Hydrochloric Acid; Corrosion; Nyctanthes arbor-tristis (Naf); Kinetics.

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Mr. Mahesh R Navpute, J. K. Shinde, and Abhijit M Patare, “MODELING OF CORROSION KINETICS OF MILD STEEL IN HYDROCHLORIC ACID IN THE PRESENCE AND ABSENCE OF A NATURAL INHIBITOR”, IEJRD - International Multidisciplinary Journal, vol. 6, no. ICMRD21, p. 9, Apr. 2021.