sulphuryl


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sulphuryl

(ˈsʌlfjʊrɪl; -fərɪl)
n
(Chemistry) (modifier) of, consisting of, or containing the divalent group, =SO2: sulphuryl chloride. Also: sulphonyl
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Attempts to control stored grain pests mostly relied on synthetic insecticides and fumigants such as methyl bromide (Chakrabarti, 1996), phosphine (Pimentel et al., 2007) and sulphuryl fluoride (Bell and Savvidou, 1999).
The mechanism of [Met.sup.35] leading oxidative damage involves the A[beta] binding to [Cu.sup.2+]; this reaction generates [H.sub.2][O.sub.2] that could cause the oxidative modification of the sulphur atom of [Met.sup.35] generating sulphuryl free radical.
The main products manufactured are benzyl chloride, benzyl alcohol, benzaldehyde, benzo trichloride, benzyl acetate, cinnamaldehyde, benzyl benzoate, thionyl chloride, sulphuryl chloride and sulphur dichloride.