Product GroupsAccording to use, products fall into three major categories.
are formulated for use
as pesticides, plant nutrients, and soil amendments.
is used primarily
in non-rubber applications.
is primarily used in
the production of rubber related products.
Sulfur is an element used for everything from adhesives to matches.
Its most common use is as a vulcanizing agent in the manufacture of rubber products, such as
tires. The table below illustrates the types of sulfur bought most often for each use or application.
Example: Explosives are most often manufactured using commercial sulfurs.