|Document ID (ISN)||50114|
|Convention or series no.
||Guidance Note CS 18
Health and Safety Executive
||Storage and handling of ammonium nitrate
||HMSO Sales, P.O. Box 276, London SW8 5DT, United Kingdom, Oct. 1986. 5p. 6 ref.
||Guidance note intended to set a standard for the safe storage and handling of ammonium nitrate, including ammonium nitrate fertilisers (avoidance of contact with heat, fire, and contaminants). Contents: properties and hazards; uses (as a fertiliser, as an ingredient in blasting explosives); ammonium nitrate and ammonium nitrate, including ammonium nitrate fertilisers with nitrogen concentrations above and below 28%.
||United Kingdom; ammonium nitrate; fertilizers; handling and storage
||fire fighting; explosive substances; oxidizing substances; fire, explosions; data sheet; nitrate explosives; storage; first aid; toxic substances
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
||Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
|Broad subject area(s)