Is Ammonium Nitrate Flammable? (A Comprehensive Overview)

Is Ammonium Nitrate Flammable? Ammonium nitrate is not flammable but it poses a very serious fire hazard. Ammonium nitrate composes about 94% of the explosive known as ANFO (ammonium nitrate/fuel oil), also known as AN-foh or AN/FO. Ammonium nitrate is a strong oxidizing substance, in a typical ANFO explosion, ammonium nitrate will oxidize long chain … Read more