BTN

Other Names

1,2,4-Butanetriol Trinitrate

α, β, γ- trihydroxybutane trinitrate

Use

This compound is a good gelatinizer for nitrocellulose and can be used as a substitute for nitroglycerin in double-base propellants.

Source(s)

TM 9-1300-214, Military Explosives (w/C4, 1990)