ammonium nitrate is extremely common, and pretty dangerous, and also extremely useful.
Poudre Blanche Cornil: ammonium nitrate, alkali nitrate, nitronaphthalene, lead chromate.
Alsilite: ammonium nitrate, trinitrotoluene, ferrosilicon-aluminium, salt.
Alumtol: ammonium nitrate, trinitrotoluene, aluminium powder.
Amide Powder: ammonium nitrate, potassium nitrate, charcoal.
Sal ammoniac or ammonium nitrate when dissolved in water produce a much more marked cooling effect than does table salt.
Astralit (Wetter): ammonium nitrate explosive containing some blasting gelatine.
Ammonium bichromate is a self-combustible after the type of ammonium nitrate, but scarcely an explosive.
Such salts are found in sodium nitrate, or ammonium nitrate, as much as equal weights of either of these substances being added.
Monobel: ammonium nitrate, nitroglycerine, wood-meal, alkali chloride.
|ammonium nitrate |
A colorless crystalline salt used in fertilizers, explosives, and solid rocket propellants. Chemical formula: NH4NO3.