01773 832 253

Authorised Nitroglycerine Explosives

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01773 832 253

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EPC-UK supply a nitroglycerine based explosive in a range of diameters suitable for use in the civil engineering, demolition, tunnelling and quarrying industries. The product currently supplied is Perunit E.

Nitroglycerine explosives generally have good water resistant characteristics, depending on their application and exposure to water.

Reliable initiation can be provided with standard detonating cord, electric, non-electric or electronic detonators.

As a group, the nitroglycerine explosives are one of the most sensitive commercial products used today (excluding detonators).

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Product and Company Identification
Product IdentifierProduct name: PERUNIT E – underground explosive.
Use of the ProductExplosive for blasting operations. Do not use for
other purposes.
Manufacturer / SupplierEPC-UK EXPLOSIVES
AddressROUGH CLOSE WORKS
CARNFIELD HILL
SOUTH NORMANTON
ALFRETON
DERBYSHIRE, DE55 2BE
Telephone Number01773 832253
Contact e-mailinfo@epc-groupe.co.uk
Emergency Telephone Number01773 832253

Product Specification
Product TypeAuthorised Nitroglycerine
Product NamePerunit E
Weight Strength (% ANFO)108
Bulk Strength (% ANFO)176
Density (g/ml)1.30
VOD (m/s)6000
Gas Volume (l/kg)858
Water ResistanceVery Good
Detonator SensitiveYes (0.6g PETN or Equivalent)
Temperature Range (use) oC -15/+50
Shelf Life9 months
UN Number UN0081
UN DescriptionExplosives Blasting, Type A
UN Class/Compatibility Group 1.1D
CE Mark 0589.EXP.0556/07

Packaging Details 
Product PackagingWaxed Paper
Cartridge Diameter (mm)2838
Cartridge Length (mm)220320
Cartridge Weight (kg)0.2
Cartridges/box (kg) 12578