3M

Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing (Company)


MNT

Mononitrotoluene


NC

Nitrocellulose

NG

Nitroglycerine

NQ

Nitroguanidine


ODNC

1-Oxa-3,5-dinitro-3,5-triazacyclohexane

OTA

Office of Technology Assessment


PEL

Permissible exposure limit

PETN

Pentaerythritol tetranitrate

PMT

Photomultiplier tube


RDX

1,3,5-Trinitro-1,3,5-triazacyclohexane


SRS

Scientific Research Service (Switzerland)


TATP

Triacetone triperoxide

TNT

2,4,6-Trinitrotoluene


USGS

U.S. Geological Survey

UV

Ultraviolet



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