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The sensitivity and/or stability of an energetic materials is often assessed by its weakest bond-its trigger linkage (Table 1). This is generally the C-NO2 in nitrated explosives. In peroxides it is the -O-O- bond. © 2006 Springer.
NATO Security through Science Series C: Environmental Security
Oxley, Jimmie, and James Smith. "Peroxide explosives." NATO Security through Science Series C: Environmental Security , (2006): 113-121. doi:10.1007/978-1-4020-4887-6_11.