DLA Disposition Services sites will not accept or receive live ammunition.
DLA Disposition Services will investigate and report the discovery of live small arms ammunition (SAA) or other military munitions that present an explosive hazard mixed with MDAS.
If a military munition other than small arms ammunition is discovered in MDAS, DLA Disposition Services will
- Immediately notify local law enforcement to request DoD explosives ordnance disposal (EOD) support of an explosives or munitions emergency.
- Follow the installation’s procedures for obtaining EOD support when operating as a tenant activity on a DoD military installation.
DLA Disposition Services sites will only accept expended small arms cartridge cases (ESACC) that is documented as material documented as safe (MDAS).
Generating activities may only transfer MDAS to DLA Disposition Service sites for disposition after inspection and certification as MDAS.
Generating activities will provide their servicing DLA Disposition Services site with a list of personnel who are qualified and authorized to document material as safe (i.e., MDAS). Include sample signatures on the list for each of the qualified and authorized personnel.
For more information about MDAS, please visit the MPPEH page