Sulfur enhances carbon storage in the Black Sea

They found that almost a fifth of the organic molecules in the anoxic areas of the Black Sea contained sulfur – significantly more than in other seas. In addition, the team was able to establish that a high proportion of these compounds are only found in these areas, leading the researchers to conclude that the sulfur compounds form there through chemical reactions in the sulfidic water.Negative feedback relevant on geological time scales

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June 18, 2021 at 12:40AM

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