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Corrosive Soils Case Histores 
 
Case History

According to a resident of Delta, Colorado, a one-inch-thick steel pipe was nearly dissolved after only one year of burial two feet below the ground. The resident lived near Sweitzer Lake State Park in an area known for its corrosive soils that are derived from the Mancos Shale.
 
 
 
 
Last Updated: 9/16/2009 11:57 AM 
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