The element sulfur is of great importance for chemistry, geochemistry, biochemistry, and environmental chemistry. It is worthwhile to learn more about this element and to deal with it in more detail. But there are other, not so scientific reasons: Nothing is so closely associated with alchemy as the properties of sulfur and its compounds. And… Continue reading Sulfur

Sulfur and Iron Reaction

A stoichiometric mixture of iron and sulfur reacts in a sparkling, glowing way – and can be started by a red-hot steel rod! Key Takeaways Fe(s) + S(s) –> FeS(s) The reaction is highly exothermic and releases 100kJ per mole of Iron Sulfide Equipment & Chemicals 10g of iron powder 5g of sulfur powder long… Continue reading Sulfur and Iron Reaction