US Army switching to ‘green’ bullets — ‘“This makes the projectile environmentally-friendly’


By: - Climate DepotJuly 28, 2013 9:35 AM

US Army switching to ‘green’ bullets — ‘“This makes the projectile environmentally-friendly’

http://junkscience.com/2013/07/25/us-army-switching-to-green-bullets-this-makes-the-projectile-environmentally-friendly

The Daily Caller reports: The U.S. Army is taking the expression “get the lead out” quite literally and switching to lead-free, environmentally-friendly bullets. The Army’s Picatinny Arsenal is working on a “green” version of the M80A1 7.62 mm bullet, which troops are supposed to start being issued in 2014, according to an Army press release. […]