Accession Number : ADA336762
Title : Information Search of Toxic-Free Ammunition
Descriptive Note : Summary rept. Feb-Apr 94
Corporate Author : SAA INTERNATIONAL LTD GERMANTOWN MD
Personal Author(s) : Adelman, Stephen ; Buc, Steven M.
Report Date : APR 1994
Pagination or Media Count : 96
Abstract : Task Order No. 0001, Information Search of Toxic-Free Ammunition addresses issues related to toxic and environmentally harmful effects caused by the use of some of the current small arms ammunition. The effort has consisted of looking at the theoretical aspects of replacing metallic lead and lead compounds in both service and training cartridges, as well as the current practice.
Descriptors : *SMALL ARMS AMMUNITION , METALS , TOXICITY , LEAD COMPOUNDS , REGULATIONS , HEAVY METALS , CARTRIDGES.
Subject Categories : AMMUNITION AND EXPLOSIVES
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE