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Of, relating to, or containing sulfur, especially with valence 6.


(sʌlˈfyʊər ɪk)

of, pertaining to, or containing sulfur, esp. in the hexavalent state.
[1780–90; < French sulfurique]
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Adj.1.sulfuric - of or relating to or containing sulfur; "sulphuric esters"


a. sulfúrico-a, rel. al sulfuro.
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Separately, the company announced its board of directors approved a budget for engineering and construction of an upgraded cobalt processing plant and a sulfuric acid production plant at KCC.
The company's efforts to increase the degree of extraction of gases into sulfuric acid at the site of Nickel are complex.
UKPRwire, Thu Sep 21 2017] The report "Sulfuric Acid Market by Raw Material (Elemental Sulfur, Base Metal Smelters, Pyrite Ore and Others) Application (Fertilizers, Chemical Manufacturing, Metal Processing, Petroleum Refining, Textile Industry, Automotive, Pulp & Paper and Others) and Region - Global Forecast to 2021", The global sulfuric acid market was valued at USD 9.
The method of fishing is disappearing so quickly that in 2014 Taiwan's Department of Cultural Affairs labeled sulfuric fire fishing a "protected cultural asset" so that it can be preserved for future generations.
HALSEY - A tractor-trailer hauling sulfuric acid drove off the roadway in Halsey on Thursday and ended up on its side in a field, spilling a small amount of the toxic substance, according to the Linn County Sheriff's Office.
In various industries, monitoring the sulfuric acid concentration is vital for a preventive quality management, sustainable resource efficiency and increased safety.
In acid treatment process,oil is treated with sulfuric acid to remove aromatics and other non-hydrocarbons, followed by treatment with clay to neutralize and improve appearance, color and color stability by removing colored and colorless pigments and also improve oxidation stability of the final oil products [8-10].
Summary: An agreement to reduce air pollution from the phosphoric acid plant in Gabes was signed, on Thursday in Tunis, by the Tunisian Chemical Group (GCT) and a US sulfuric acid
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2]S gas is then metabolized by aerobic bacteria which create large quantities of sulfuric acid.
The topics include the eco-benign synthesis of indole derivatives employing diverse heterogeneous catalysts, solid heterogeneous catalysts based on sulfuric acid and transition-metal salts, the heterogeneous copper-catalyzed synthesis of bioactive heterocycles, silica sulfuric acid, applying silica-based heterogeneous catalysts, organometallic compounds, ultrasound as an efficient tool for synthesizing bioactive heterocycles, the synthesis of bioactive coumarins, silver, and mesoporous materials from a novel silica source.
19 out of the 36 catalysts are used for petrochemical purposes and 17 other catalysts for production of sulfuric acid, the Iranian students' news agency reported.