answersLogoWhite

0


Best Answer

Because the smell is added so it can be detected. If natural gas smells like rotten eggs then it contains H2S or hydrogen sulfide. Actually the smell associated with rotten eggs is hydrogen sulfide, so hydrogen sulfide does not smell like rotten eggs, rotten eggs smell like hydrogen sulfide.

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2010-11-14 05:33:39
This answer is:
User Avatar
Study guides

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: Why does natural gas smell like rotten eggs?
Write your answer...
Submit
Still have questions?
magnify glass
imp
Related questions

Why does gas smell like rotten eggs?

Because the smell is added so it can be detected. If natural gas smells like rotten eggs then it contains H2S or hydrogen sulfide. Actually the smell associated with rotten eggs is hydrogen sulfide, so hydrogen sulfide does not smell like rotten eggs, rotten eggs smell like hydrogen sulfide.


What do rotten eggs smell like?

Rotten eggs, for some reason, strangely smell like rotten eggs. ha no rotton eggs smell like farts/breaking wind


Why does your car smell like rotten eggs when it statrts?

this is natural and there isn't really anything you can do for it.


Why does your turkey smell like rotten eggs?

My turkey doesn't smell like rotten eggs. But if it did, that would mean it was spoiling.


Why do my burps smell like rotten eggs?

Sometimes burps may smell like rotten eggs if you have a sour stomach,


What element is in gunpowder that makes it smell like rotten eggs?

The sulfur in gunpowder makes it smell like rotten eggs.


What makes a car smell like rotten eggs?

Car exhaust can smell like rotten eggs when the fuel has a lot of sulphur in it.


Does sulfur smell like rotten eggs in a solid or liquid form?

Sulfur doesn't smell like rotten eggs. Hydrogen sulfide smells like rotten eggs, but sulfur itself doesn't have much of a smell at all.


What does a volcano smell like?

Volcano smell like rotten eggs or sulpher..


How do skunks smell like?

they smell like rotten eggs, and stinky socks


Does sulferdioxide have a smell?

Yes, like rotten eggs.


What do people smell like?

get 600 rotten eggs and add rotten meat

People also asked