Hexogen (RDX) has a high degree of stability in storage and is considered the most powerful and brisant of the military high explosives. Hexogen can be used alone as a base charge for detonators or mixed with another explosive such as TNT, which produce a bursting charge for aerial bombs, mines, and torpedoes or as an ingredient in plastic bonded explosives.
Hexogen (RDX), Cyclotrimethylotrinitroamine, C₃H₆N₆O₆
Appearance: Crystalline white powder, without mechanical impurities
Polyethylene bag, 22 kg net of dry substance in cardboard box, according to RID, ADR and IMDG transport regulations
According to the requirements of road, rail and sea transportation, specified in RID, ADR and IMDG transport regulations for dangerous goods class 1, classification code 1.1.D
Appearance of Comp. A: Light red to orange granules, without sandy and other foreign ingredients and visible impurities
Appearance of Composition B: Yellowish to slightly brown granules, without sandy ingredients and visible impurities