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2,3 Dimethyl 2,3 Dinitro Butane (DMNB)

Product 2,3 Dimethyl 2,3 Dinitro Butane (DMNB)
CAS Number 3964-18-9
Molecular Formula



Manufacturers & Exporters of 2,3 Dimethyl 2,3 Dinitro Butane (DMNB) from India.

2,3 Dimethyl 2,3 Dinitro Butane (DMNB)

Test Parameters


Appearance White crystalline solid free from visible impurities and foreign matter.
Melting Point in degree Centigrade Between 210-2140C
Infra Red Spectrum To match with that of standard
Purity by GLC Min 98.00%
pH of aqueous extract 5 to 7.00
Water Content 0.5% Max.

Chloride Content

0.02% Max.


0.5% Max.

2,3 Dimethyl 2,3 Dinitrobutane (DMNB).

Orion Chem is manufacturer of 2,3 Dimethyl 2,3 Dinitrobutane (DMNB) in india, with state of art manufacturing facilites in MIDC Tarapur, Maharashtra, India , our utmost attention is given to generate quality products meeting stringent and demanding specifications of user industries.

2,3 Dimethyl 2,3 Dinitrobutane (DMNB)
is known by its abbreviated form (DMNB). It is used as tagging agent/detecting agent for plastic bonded explosives (PBX). Plastic bonded explosives can be easily and safely carried by terrorist and thus DMNB is incorporated at 0.5 to 1.0% level in plastic bonded explosives for the purpose of detection of explosive. Incorporation of DMNB or any other approved detecting agent in plastic bonded explosives is compulsory for ordnance factories all over world.

Uses: Used as detecting agent at the level of 0.1 to 0.5% in plastic bonded explosives.

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