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Alternatives for the Demilitarization of Conventional Munitions

Committee Meeting #1 and Webcast

 

Date: August 22-23, 2017

Location: Lecture Room, National Academy of Sciences Building, 2101 Constitution Ave. NW, Washington, DC

 

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine invite you to participate in the open sessions of the first meeting of the Committee on Alternatives for the Demilitarization of Conventional Munitions on August 22-23, 2017.  During the open sessions, speakers will discuss the Statement of Task for the study, demilitarization technologies under development, and environmental considerations for demilitarization.  This event will be webcast on August 22 from 10:00am-5:00pm ET and on August 23rd from 10:15am-5:00pm ET.  If you are interested in joining the webcast, please register using the link below. 

 

Please note that seating is limited.  If you'd like to attend in person, please contact Deanna Sparger at dsparger@nas.edu, who will let you know if we can accommodate you.

 

Preliminary Program

 

Register for the Webcast

 

Webcast URL: https://livestream.com/accounts/7036396/events/7646627

 

Due to time constraints, we won't be able to accommodate questions from webcast viewers during the event.  However, we do want to hear your input.  If you have any questions or comments about the study, please contact Deanna Sparger at dsparger@nas.edu, who will direct your question to the appropriate recipient.

 

Background Reading

 

Ammunition Demilitarization and Disposal Methods

Ammunition Demilitarization Technology List

End of Month Ammunition Demilitarization Stockpile