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April 24th is Corrosion Awareness Day


The World Corrosion Organization (WCO) has designated the 24th of April as “Corrosion Awareness Day”.

  • The YEFC encourages you to join our fifth edition and organize activities, such as photo competition, lectures, workshops, visits … to spread awareness of corrosion in our societies and industries

More information about the registered activities here

  • YEFC corrosion awareness day event: 

    “Corrosion engineering vs. corrosion management”

On April 24th, Ali Morshed (Consultant Corrosion Engineer) will share his extensive knowledge and practical insights for effective corrosion management strategies, addressing the challenges faced by industrial partners and highlighting potential solutions.

Register here

  • WCO social media action

The YEFC supports the WCO, AMPP and EFC in a campaign of social media posts “corrosion around the clock” to raise corrosion awareness. On April 24th, at 8.00 am in each time zone, a post related to “iconic structures” (suggested general theme) will be released by local member societies or entities to engage the public and others in the importance of corrosion and corrosion prevention. For more details, contact: Contact

Follow it on social media: #CorrosionAroundTheClock #WCAD 


So mark April 24th in your calendar, organize or simply join an activity, and let's work together towards raising awareness about corrosion!