dunnite

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dunnite

(ˈdʌnaɪt)
n
(Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) an explosive containing ammonium picrate
[C20: named after Colonel B. W. Dunn (1860–1936), American army officer who invented it]
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The contract is to develop and demonstrate a mobile system capable of producing higher order commercial products from ammonium picrate.
The technology is notably efficient and is capable of producing multiple derivative products from the ammonium picrate feedstock while generating virtually no waste products.
Schafran, Delta-Omega's Chairman said, "This is the first of a family of proprietary processes that are currently being developed by Delta-Omega and Gradient to convert ammonium picrate, TNT and other unwanted surplus ordnance to specialty chemicals.