Thyroid health status of ammonium perchlorate
workers: a cross-sectional occupational health study.
finds extensive use as inorganic oxidizer for composite solid propellants.
From there, according to the Journal's Waldman, they tracked the plume 10 miles west up a desert riverbed called the Las Vegas Wash, to a giant ammonium perchlorate
plant in Henderson, Nevada, owned and operated by Oklahoma City-based Kerr-McGee Corporation.
Tenders are invited for Supply of Ammonium perchlorate
(300um) (srp/ap-300/rev-1) qty.
Effects of in utero and lactational ammonium perchlorate
exposure on thyroid gland histology and thyroid and sex hormones in developing deer mice (Perotnyscus maniculatus) through postnatal day 21.
The May 5 explosion at one of two plants manufacturing the ammonium perchlorate
oxidizer for the space shuttle's solid-propellant booster rockets has added yet another uncertainty to the struggle to get the shuttle program flying again.
Evaluation of a population with occupational exposure to airborne ammonium perchlorate
for possible acute or chronic effects on thyroid function.
Animal studies have linked perchlorates, such as potassium perchlorate and ammonium perchlorate
, to thyroid problems.
The flames from the burning of this fuel, consisting of ammonium perchlorate
, powdered aluminum and iron oxide held together by a plastic binder, can reach a temperature of 5,600 [deg.