American Univesity of Beirut

Beirut Ammonium Nitrate Blast

​​​This in-depth report provides a detailed analysis of the Beirut blast and its health and environmental implications. It provides a classif​ication of injuries that resulted from the blast. The paper also reviews prior Ammonium Nitrate incidents and suggests practical recommendations and strategies to optimize chemical safety measures, improve emergency preparedness, and mitigate the delayed clinical effects of blast and toxic gas exposures on individuals' health.


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