(a) No explosives, blasting agent, detonator, or any other related
blasting device or material shall be stored, transported, carried, handled,
charged, fired, destroyed, or otherwise used, employed or disposed of by any
person at a coal mine except in accordance with the provisions of
§77.1301 through 77.1304, inclusive.
(b) The term "explosives" as used in this Subpart N includes blasting
agents. The standards in this Subpart N in which the term "explosives"
appears are applicable to blasting agents (as well as to other explosives)
unless blasting agents are expressly excluded.