Name: Sulphur
Category: Secondary Raw Materials
Local Name: Efin (Yoruba), Sulfur (Hausa) and Solfo (Igbo)
Form: Solid
Class: Mineral
Unit: Metric Tonnes

Sulphur is a multivalent non-metal, abundant, tasteless and and odorless substance.  Under normal conditions, sulphur atoms form cyclic octatomic molecules with a chemical formula S8. Elemental sulphur is a bright yellow, crystalline solid at room temperature.

It is used in matches, insecticides and fungicides

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