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    Hi

    Why is sulphur added to fuel?

    Also, what has more sulphur content, petrol or dieseal?

    Thanks
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    (Original post by Mark229)
    Hi

    Why is sulphur added to fuel?

    Also, what has more sulphur content, petrol or dieseal?

    Thanks
    It isn't, it's removed from fuel...
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    Why the change from Sulfur in the title to Sulphur in the OP?
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    ****s and gigs. And its removed isn't it?
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    Lol sorry.. I dunno.. I like America and Britain

    OK.. maybe I should of rephrased that. Why is sulphur in fuel? Petrol contains sulphur which is burnt, reacting with the oxygen to produce SO2
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    (Original post by Mark229)
    Lol sorry.. I dunno.. I like America and Britain

    OK.. maybe I should of rephrased that. Why is sulphur in fuel? Petrol contains sulphur which is burnt, reacting with the oxygen to produce SO2
    Where does fuel come from .. (originally) ...

    no, I mean originally, originally...
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    (Original post by charco)
    Where does fuel come from .. (originally) ...

    no, I mean originally, originally...
    Dead sea creatures compressed over millions of years
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    ooo so dead sea creatures contains sulphur right?
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    (Original post by Mark229)
    ooo so dead sea creatures contains sulphur right?
    Bingo...

    all living things have proteins, which are made up of amino acids joined together (roughly speaking)

    Some amino acids (such as cysteine) contain sulphur...
 
 
 
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