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What is ammonium nitrate?

Ammonium nitrate is the suspected cause of the devastating explosion in Beirut. Here's a look at the numerous explosions — some accidental, others criminal — that have been caused by this chemical compound.

08/05/2020 7:56 PMupdated: 08/05/2020 7:57 PM

2 comments

  • Bob A.
    08/06/2020 00:12

    It has to be mixed with some type of fuel for ir to explode, other wise it just burns

  • Pete G.
    08/05/2020 20:09

    Prayers