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EXPLOSION.Ammonium nitrate, mixed with diesel fuel, is one of the most commonly used explosives for mineral extraction because:The materials are safe.The type (force) of explosion can be accurately controlled. This is important because during blasting the aim is to loosen a large volume of rock, not smash to powder a small volume of rock.
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