Recycling ammunition – modern militaries do their bit to reuse and reclaim

The US Army’s ‘Green Bullet’ – the 5.56mm M855A1 Enhanced Performance Round, with its lead-free, copper-cored steel-tipped bullet. Image courtesy of the US Army.



  • McAlester Army Ammunition Plant
  • Conventional ammunition holding
  • Explosive storage capacity
  • Ammunition training rounds
  • Green Bullet
  • Howitzer weapons systems