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Explosions - Chemistry Encyclopedia - reaction, examples, gas ...


The shock wave can cause substantial damage. Potential energy may exist in either of three forms before an explosion occurs: nuclear , chemical, or physical.

Chemical Explosions - What Causes Them to Happen?


What causes chemical explosions? Generally it relates to oxidation and reduction , volume expansion, speed of reaction, and materials enclosure.

How Explosions Happen - Can you really outrun an explosion ...


In real life, movie-type blasts require an explosive like C-4, TNT or gasoline, which cause explosions when they burn and mix with oxygen. C-4, for example, ...

Accident by Explosion - Cause and Prevention Techniques


The ICDO offers cause and prevention techniques in order to minimize the impact of accidents by explosion. Find out more here.

Chemistry 1010 Explosions


What is the difference between a fire and an explosion? Can you have a fire without an explosion? Can you have ... caused by a build-up of a gas (often steam).

Common Causes of Plant Explosions | Arnold & Itkin


Plant explosions can often be linked to plant owner negligence. If you have been involved in such an incident, it is in your best interests to contact a plant ...

Common Causes of Oil Rig Explosions | Arnold & Itkin


Houston injury attorneys explain the common causes of oil rig explosions and how they can help you take legal action after an accident. Contact Arnold & Itkin ...

Anatomy of an Explosion - Ground Zero FX


Explosions cause pressure waves in the local medium in which they occur. These pressure waves are called deflagrations if they are subsonic and detonations ...

Chemical Explosions : How they Work


Therefore, a chemical explosion must begin with a chemical reaction. ... This rapid expansion of this gas, causes the fluid to "combust" and explode very violently ...