Ammonium-nitrate Sentence Examples
Tetramorphism is exhibited by ammonium nitrate.
Heating or exposure to sunlight reduces it to the red oxide; it fires when ground with sulphur, and oxidizes ammonia to nitric acid, with the simultaneous formation of ammonium nitrate.
It is an amorphous solid, insoluble in water, but its solubility is increased in the presence of ammonium nitrate.
They are mostly distinguished by special trade names, and are mainly of two classes - those containing ammonium nitrate and nitrobenzene or nitronaphthalene, and those containing nitroglycerin and nitrocellulose, which are essentially weak dynamites.
The leaflet offers some practical help and guidance for sites, such as quarries, that use ammonium nitrate for blasting.Advertisement
The reaction required heating ammonium nitrate and was quite simple in nature.