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Other names for RDXRDX stands for Royal Demolition Explosive, also known as cyclonite, hexogen, and hexahydro-1,3,5-trinitro-1,3,5-triazine.
White crystalline solidRDX is an explosive on its own, and can be combined with other ingredients to make plastic explosives (C-4 contains 91% RDX). Its odor and taste are unknown. When heated, acrid fumes may be released.
Used in explosivesRDX is used as an explosive. It is a synthetic product that does not occur naturally in the environment.


Cover of Toxicological Profile for RDX
Toxicological Profile for RDX.
Abadin H, Smith C, Ingerman L, et al.

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