Why do engines on cars sometimes give off a sulfur like rotten egg smell?
Because your motor is running too rich and the unburnt fuel is being burned in the catalytic converter, it makes the sulfur smell. At least this is what I've been told.
you didn't say what make of car u have, but a lot of Japanese cars smell like rotten egg just because of the fuel additives in the USA
What would happen if you mixed lime sulfur with chlorine and what gases besides hydrogen sulfide are produced?
Sulfur Have you ever smelled a real rotten egg? enzymes that break down the egg are not necessairally sulfur content. these enzymes occur naturally in the earth. these are the same enzymes that break down everything that is deteriorating. from eggs to animals. this is what makes the egg smell like sulfur. but the same enzymes make your underarms stink and a dead body rot yet they all have a distinctive smell. they are not…
La Soufrière sometimes La Souffrière: it is a still working vulcano in Guadeloupe. Maybe some other vulanos are named like that. It's origin lies in the word "sulfur" or sulfur or sulphur, one of the elements that occurs in volcanic areas. Mixed with water it has a very nasty smell, to compare with the smell of rotten eggs and has a deep yellow colour. The stuff is used in medicin.