Why do onions irritate your eyes?

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Why do onions irritate your eyes?
 
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it contains sulfuric compounds
 

RuroumiKenshin

How do these sulferic compounds affect our eyes? What do they do?
 
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sulfur compound + saline = sulfuric acid (very very small amounts)
 

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