Sulphur deficiency has become a serious problems in recent years, due to the incorporation of high yielding crop varieties in multiple cropping systems, as well as the continuous use of Sulphur free fertilizers, insecticides and fungicides for crop production, which has resulted in soil Sulphur exhaustion.
It is used for making rubber hard, its process is known as vulcanization it is also used latex industry in manufacturing hand gloves and other materials.
Sulphur may form explosive mixtures with powerful oxidizing agents such as chlorates, perchlorates and/or nitrate
Its used for healing skin diseases such as problems of acne, eczema, scabies, fungal infection and many more
Sulphur is frequently used in the preparation of sugar cane. Sulphur dioxide can be utilized for a variety of purpose during the sugar cane processing or molasses manufacture. Sulphur dioxide is commonly used to brighten the color of molasses or to assist increase its shell life.