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2,3 Dimethyl 2,3 Dinitro Butane (DMNB)

Product 2,3 Dimethyl 2,3 Dinitro Butane (DMNB)
CAS Number 3964-18-9
Molecular Formula

C6H12N2O4

2,3 Dimethyl 2,3 Dinitro Butane (DMNB)

Test Parameters

Specifications

Appearance White crystalline solid free from visible impurities and foreign matter.
Melting Point in degree Centigrade Between 210-2140C
Infra Red Spectrum To match with that of standard
Purity by GLC Min 98.00%
pH of aqueous extract 5 to 7.00
Water Content 0.5% Max.

Chloride Content

0.02% Max.

Methanol

0.5% Max.

2,3 Dimethyl 2,3 Dinitrobutane (DMNB).

2,3 Dimethyl 2,3 Dinitrobutane is known by its abbreviated form (DMNB). It is used as tagging agent/detecting agent for plastic bonded explosives (PBX). Plastic bonded explosives can be easily and safely carried by terrorist and thus DMNB is incorporated at 0.5 to 1.0% level in plastic bonded explosives for the purpose of detection of explosive. Incorporation of DMNB or any other approved detecting agent in plastic bonded explosives is compulsory for ordnance factories all over world.


Uses:
Used as detecting agent at the level of 0.1 to 0.5% in plastic bonded explosives.

MSDS On Request

 

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