The street gutters were running with sulphur water, but he had waited for rain.
sulphur springs with Epsom salts in combination are nearly as common.
Mr (since Sir Daniel) Morris had shown that the plants could be cleansed by dusting them with a mixture of sulphur and lime.
The necessity for this coating of sulphur or paraffin you will understand by an experiment.
Take two ounces of sal ammoniac, one ounce of flowers of sulphur, and sixteen ounces of cast iron filings or borings.
But note, it is the sulphur that at the present moment is burning.
It may be slightly impregnated with sulphur, though that gives it rather a wholesome smack.
It has minerals such as iron, lead, copper and sulphur in the earth.
The town has a considerable agricultural trade, and there are sulphur and other mines in the neighbourhood.
Gustav brought with him, too, the refilled drums of sulphur dioxide.
|sulfur also sulphur |
A pale-yellow, brittle nonmetallic element that occurs widely in nature, especially in volcanic deposits, minerals, natural gas, and petroleum. It is used to make gunpowder and fertilizer, to vulcanize rubber, and to produce sulfuric acid. Atomic number 16; atomic weight 32.066; melting point (rhombic) 112.8°C; (monoclinic) 119.0°C; boiling point 444.6°C; specific gravity (rhombic) 2.07; (monoclinic) 1.957; valence 2, 4, 6. See Periodic Table.