METAL SURFACE TREATMENTS
Any process that affects, alters, or adds to the surface of a metal part. These treatments seek to perform a variety of functions; though corrosion resistance is the most commonly used, each type serves a different purpose. Treatment of metals can be of essential importance in many industries. Treatment of metal surfaces plays an enormous role in extending the life of metals, such as in automotive bodies and construction materials, an often seen application is cleaning of stainless steel bodies for windows, etc.