Octogen (HMX) is used exclusively for military purposes to implode fissionable material in nuclear devices, as a component of plastic-bonded explosives, as a component of rocket propellant, and as a high explosive buster charge. It has advantage in high density of charges that provides for a higher rate of detonation, respectively more efficient application.
Octogen (HMX), Cyclotetramethylenetetranitroamine, C₄H₈N₈O₈
Appearance and Color: 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: Homogenous granulated matter, without mechanical impurities
Appearance and Color: Yellowish granules, without mechanical impurities