Nitrotriazolone

Nitrotriazolone

Nitrotriazolone is a low sensitivity high explosive material. NTO is used in the melt cast or pressed insensitive explosives. NTO is also widely used in different mixtures with trinitrotoluene, as so called ontalites.

Appearance crystalline off-white to slight yellow powder
Solidification point > 265 °C
Acidity as HNO3 max. 0,05 %
Content of substances insoluble in acetone max. 0,05%
Insoluble particles on the sieve US 60, number of particles max. 5
Chloride Less than 0,02%
Purity max. 99 %
Granulation wide range of granulation classes, specific grades available on request