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sulfur use Practical applications

Sulfur is an element used for everything from adhesives to matches.  Its most common use is as a hardening agent in the manufacture of rubber products, such as tires. The table below illustrates the types of sulfur bought most often for each use or application. 

For example: Explosives are most often manufactured using commercial sulfurs.

Sulfur Products - General Types and Specific Brand Names are listed on top.

  Rubber
makers
Commercial Arrow Roll® Prill Emulsified Formed Precipitated Wettable Dusting Flowable Degradable
Practical Uses and Applications, down left-hand side, are indicated with a  sulfur use for each product.
Adhesive   sulfur use   sulfur use      sulfur use        
Animal Feed   sulfur use   sulfur use      sulfur use             
Cement   sulfur use     sulfur use sulfur use            
Explosives   sulfur use                      
Fertilizer sulfur use       sulfur use       sulfur use     sulfur use
Fumigants   sulfur use sulfur use    sulfur use              
Glass   sulfur use           sulfur use           
Inorganic Chemicals sulfur use sulfur use                  sulfur use                        
Matches    sulfur use          sulfur use           
Organic Chemicals   sulfur use       sulfur use               
Pesticides         sulfur use       sulfur use sulfur use sulfur use sulfur use
Petroleum Refining   sulfur use sulfur use sulfur use     sulfur use             
Poultry   sulfur use             sulfur use         
Rubber sulfur use            sulfur use         
Salt Blocks, Animal Feed   sulfur use            sulfur use         
Soil Amendments         sulfur use        sulfur use   sulfur use sulfur use
Steel     sulfur use      sulfur use              
Sugar Refining        sulfur use        sulfur use                     
Sulfur Dioxide     sulfur use       sulfur use            

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