tetryl


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a yellow crystalline explosive solid that is used in detonators

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In the 15 range samples, 19 positives for five of the eight explosives were identified; EGDN, tetryl, and HMX were not detected and confirmed.
A study conducted by the Navy in the late 1970s found the carcinogens tetryl and RDX in the drinking water supply for the towns of Isabel Segunda and Esperanza.
Miller, A Review of the Crystal Structures of Common Explosives Part I: RDX, HMX, TNT, PETN, and Tetryl. Naval Research Laboratory Washington, D.C., USA, (2001).
Traces of Tetryl, a compound used as a booster to help detonate explosives, was found on documents and the mobile phone recovered from Rehman, while he was trying to enter the US Embassy in Chile earlier this month.
Their skin turned yellow through handling Tetryl, an ingredient that was used in the shells.
N Garroway, A Review of the Crystal Structures of Common Explosives Part I: RDX, HMX, TNT, PETN, and Tetryl, University of Maryland College Park, (2001).
Traces of Tetryl, a compound used as a booster to help detonate explosives, was found on documents and the mobile phone recovered from Saifur, while he was trying to enter the US Embassy in Chile.