Organic Sulfur Compounds in the Environment Biogeochemistry, Microbiology, and Ecological Aspects

  • Don P. Kelly
  • Neil A. Smith
Part of the Advances in Microbial Ecology book series (AMIE, volume 11)


More than a decade has elapsed since the review in Advances by Bremner and Steele (1978) of the role of microorganisms in the atmospheric sulfur cycle. In the intervening decade or so, the dawning realization in the 1970s that volatile organic sulfur compounds are major components of the global sulfur cycle has developed from informed speculation to the status of established fact, supported by ever-accumulating data.


Salt Marsh Sulfur Compound Hydrogen Sulfide Carbon Disulfide Sulfur Source 
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  • Don P. Kelly
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  • Neil A. Smith
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  1. 1.Department of Biological SciencesUniversity of WarwickCoventryEngland

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