ISPE Glossary of Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Terminology

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Explosive

A material or chemical, other than a blasting agent, that is commonly used or intended for the purpose of producing an explosive effect.

Explosive

(OSHA) A chemical that causes a sudden, almost instantaneous release of pressure, gas and heat when subjected to sudden shock, pressure, or high temperatures.

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