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.


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a336762.pdf


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