Fertiliser and ammonium nitrate: explosions and production
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DatePlaceCountryWhatNameTonnes of ammonium nitrate explodedPeople killedPeople injuredSource
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26.07.1921KnurówPolandTrain3019http://www.societechimiquedefrance.fr/extras/Guiochon%20VO/exinvolontaireVO.htm
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21.09.1921OppauGermanyPlantBASF4505611952http://www.aria.developpement-durable.gouv.fr/ressources/14373_gb.pdf
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01.03.1924Nixon, New JerseyUSAPlantNixon Nitration Works18100http://news.google.com/newspapers?id=Vk8uAAAAIBAJ&sjid=e9gFAAAAIBAJ&pg=3581,5281452&dq=nixon+explosion&hl=en
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05.08.1940MiramasFrancePlant240http://miramasloupedassa.blogspot.co.uk/2009_08_01_archive.html
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29.04.1942TessenderloBelgiumPlant15189900http://www.tessenderlo.com/tessenderlo_group/history/index.jsp
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16.04.1947Texas City, TexasUSAShipGrandcamp23005813500http://www.societechimiquedefrance.fr/extras/Guiochon%20VO/exinvolontaireVO.htm
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28.04.1947BrestFranceShipOcean Liberty 3000265000http://www.brest.maville.com/actu/actudet_-28-juillet-1947-l-Ocean-Liberty-explose_loc-429688_actu.Htm
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07.08.1959Rosenburg, OregonUSATruckPacific Powder Company4.5 (plus 2 tonnes of dynamite)14125http://www.ohs.org/education/oregonhistory/historical_records/dspDocument.cfm?doc_ID=B5F03F96-E94E-A4A6-290AB607EF449F4D
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30.08.1972Taroom, QueenslandAustraliaTruck18,53http://blogs.abc.net.au/queensland/2013/04/truck-explosion-memorial-unveiled.html?site=capricornia&program=capricornia_breakfast
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29.11.1988Kansas City, MissouriUSATruck2923http://www3.gendisasters.com/missouri/6535/kansas-city-mo-ammonium-nitrate-explosion-nov-1988
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02.08.1994Porgera ValleyPapua New GuineaMinePorgera Gold Mine11Inquiry Report Department of Mining and Petroleum, Government of Papua New Guinea 1994
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13.12.1994Port Neal, IowaUSAPlantTerra International, Inc.5700418http://www.epa.gov/oem/docs/chem/cterra.pdf
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21.09.2001ToulouseFrancePlantAZF300302500http://www.adpc.net/casita/Case_studies/Technological%20hazard%20and%20risk%20assessment/AZF_CASE_STUDY_REPORT_v2.doc
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04.03.2004BarracasSpainTruck2525http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=1&ved=0CDEQFjAA&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.ec.gc.ca%2FPublications%2FD50A9723-8C36-4DCE-826B-9BFB12BA9841%255C3_COM1475_Ammonium-Nitrate_e.pdf&ei=ZLpvUbrAKMmkO-PsgLAC&usg=AFQjCNETpO7WzKLc_bP0h2cSROOyP26EOA&bvm=bv.45368065,d.ZWU&cad=rja
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22.04.2004RyongchŏnNorth KoreaTrain160 (at least)1300http://www.dradio.de/dlf/sendungen/interview_dlf/258632/
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24.05.2004Mihăileşti, Buzău CountyRomaniaTruck201813http://www.mediafax.ro/social/aproximativ-200-de-persoane-la-comemorarea-victimelor-exploziei-de-la-mihailesti-6162462
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10.09.2007Monclova, CoahuilaMexicoTruck2237150http://www.nytimes.com/2007/09/10/world/americas/10cnd-mexico.html?_r=0
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17.04.2013West, TexasUSAPlant
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