trinitrotoluene


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explosive consisting of a yellow crystalline compound that is a flammable toxic derivative of toluene

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In respect of increasing demands of mining industry in effective EES as an alternative to trinitrotoluene materials the question of effective domestic EECS's development is of the most immediate interest.
The Sentinel also delivers lateral protection against up to 15kg Trinitrotoluene (TNT) blasts and defence against DM51 grenade explosions from both beneath the floor and above the roof.
62mm high velocity, armour piercing incendiary bullets, delivers lateral protection against up to 15kg Trinitrotoluene (TNT) blasts and defence against DM51 grenade explosions from beneath the floor and above the roof.
This study was designed to isolate the bacterial strains from trinitrotoluene (TNT)-contaminated soil capable of giving PHAs at high yields with tailor-made compositions.
Examples include pressure treating wood or developing explosives, such as trinitrotoluene or TNT.
Exposures to trinitrotoluene and dinitrotoluene, used in explosives and munitions, also produce elevated levels of TDA in urine and blood (ECHA 2013).
The pyrimidine derivatives contribute to the restoration of the liver functional activity and its morphological structure at acute and chronic poisoning with CC14, trinitrotoluene and sodium selenite [3,4].
Among the 17 are: phenol and how it created antiseptic conditions for surgeries and other hospital procedures; glucose (sugar), which fueled the slave trade and created profits that helped spur economic growth in Europe at the beginning of the 18th century; and nitro compounds such as nitroglycerin and trinitrotoluene (TNT) and their effects on explosives and warfare.
Biotransformation of 2, 4, 6 trinitrotoluene (TNT) by ectomycorrhizal basidiomycetes.
With conventional, non-nuclear explosives, such as trinitrotoluene (TNT), the energy released is chemical.
In order to make microcantilevers more sensitive to the explosive trinitrotoluene (TNT), research groups led by Denis Spitzer at the French-German Research Institute of Saint Louis and Valerie Keller at the Laboratoire des Materiaux, Surfaces et Procedes pour la Catalyse in Strasbourg have taken inspiration from the highly sensitive sense organ of some types of moths.
Table 1: Substances that can cause Methemoglobinemia (4) Inorganic Agents Nitrates, fertilizers, chlorates, copper sulfates --fungicides Organic Agents Amyl Nitrate, Isobutyl Nitrite, Sodium Nitrite, Nitroglycerin, Nitroprusside, Nitric Oxide, Nitrogen Dioxide, Trinitrotoluene, Combustion products Drugs Local Anesthetics: Benzocaine, Lidocaine, Prilocaine Pyridium, Anti-malarials --Primaquine, Chloroquine, Rasburicase, Cyclophosphamide, Ifosfamide, flutamide, Acetaminophen, Acetanilid, Phenacetic, celecoxib, Zopiclone, Methlene Blue (high doses in G6PD-Deficient patients) Antibiotics: Sulfonamides, Nitrofurantoins, P-aminosalicylic acid, Dapsone Industrial/Household Agents Aniline Dyes, Nitrobenzene, naphthalene (moth balls), aminophenol, nitroethane (nail polish remover)
2j]) were used to calculate the mass of trinitrotoluene (TNT) which could cause an explosion with an energy equivalent to the energy of BLEVE (Table 1, Col.
Le 20 juillet, le ministre avait annonce que l'explosif utilise --trois kilogrammes de trolite (ou tolite)-- etait un explosif a usage militaire fabrique avec du trinitrotoluene (TNT) mais aussi frequemment utilise par differents mouvements.
Lead, brass and other metals from ammunition along with all the constituents of the propellants, including trinitrotoluene, picric acid, diphenylamine, nitrocellulose, nitroglycerin, potassium nitrate, barium nitrate, tetracene, diazodintrophenol, phosphorus, peroxides, thiocarbamide, potassium chlorate, vinyl fluoride, vinyl chloride, sodium fluoride and sodium sulfate.