Potentially deadly bomb ingredients are ‘frequently bought together’ on Amazon

Channel 4 News has discovered that Amazon’s algorithm guides users to the necessary chemical combinations for producing explosives and incendiary devices. Ingredients which are innocent on their own are suggested for purchase together as “Frequently bought together” products, as it does with all other goods. Ingredients for black powder and thermite are grouped together under a “Frequently bought together” section on listings for specific chemicals.

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