Dear Ministry of Defence,

I would like to request to view the following documents:

Explosives Storage and Transport Committee (ESTC)
Guidance Note 1 - Depleted Uranium Ammunition.

ESTC Guidance Note 5 -Contingency Planning for Accidents/Incidents involving DU Ammunition.

ESTC Prescription No 4 - covering DU Tank Ammunition.

And President’s Letter 03/00 Safety Precautions for Operating with Depleted Uranium (DU) Tank Ammunition VP(P)/OB/B/6/7/2 dated 23 June 2000.

These documents are referred to on page 4 of Depleted Uranium - Safety Guidance to UK Armed Forces and MOD Civilians http://www.peaceweb.dk/British%20MoD.pdf

Yours faithfully,

Aneaka Kellay

DSEA-Secretariat Group Mailbox (MULTIUSER), Ministry of Defence

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Dear Ms Kellay,

 

Please find attached our substantive response to your request dated 30
April 2013 requesting the following information: 

    

I would like to request to view the following documents:

    

     Explosives Storage and Transport Committee (ESTC)

     Guidance Note 1 - Depleted Uranium Ammunition.

    

     ESTC Guidance Note 5 -Contingency Planning for Accidents/Incidents

     involving DU Ammunition.

    

     ESTC Prescription No 4 - covering DU Tank Ammunition.

    

     And President’s Letter 03/00 Safety Precautions for Operating with

     Depleted Uranium (DU) Tank Ammunition VP(P)/OB/B/6/7/2 dated 23

     June 2000”

 

Regards

 

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Dear DSEA-Secretariat Group Mailbox (MULTIUSER),

Many thanks for your response to this request. Just to note that I requested to view

ESTC Guidance Note 1 - Depleted Uranium Ammunition

Not

Guidance Note 2 - Carriage by Road Radioactive Materials

Could you update your response and provide guidance note 1.

Yours sincerely,

Aneaka Kellay

DSEA-Secretariat Group Mailbox (MULTIUSER), Ministry of Defence

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Dear Ms Kellay,
Our sincere apologies for inadvertently missing off ESTC Guidance Note No 1 off our e-mail dated 30 May 2013. Please find the document attached.

Regards

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