Sulfur Compounds


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Sulfur Compounds
1011303Sulfur CompoundsThe element sulfur (S) is directly below oxygen in Group VIB in the periodic table (see Appendix A) and many sulfur compounds can be considered analogs of oxygen-containing alcohols (ROH) and ethers (ROR). Sulfur compounds are perhaps best known for their undesirable odors in rotten eggs, skunk spray, and additives that give odorless natural gas, which is burned in home furnaces, a detectable odor.
CHAPTER OBJECTIVES In this chapter, you will Study the naming and properties of sulfur compounds Learn r…
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Daniel R. Bloch: Organic Chemistry, Second edition. Sulfur Compounds, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2012), AccessEngineering Export