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TNT equivalent

An explosion prediction model that quantifies the source strength as an equivalent quantity of high explosives (trinitrotoluene), in order to be able to apply well-known TNT-blast characteristics.


  • Institution of Chemical Engineers; Risk Assessment in the Process Industries; 2nd edition, Ed. by Robin Pitblado and Robin Turney, 1996; pp.44.

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