State Rep. Gene Reynolds, D-Minden, pre-filed a bill Tuesday to stop open burn statewide on the heels of learning a Louisiana company open burned millions of pounds of TNT and aluminum powder.
“The bill is starting out as completely banning open burning of munitions,” he said. “It may not end up that way, but that’s how it’s going to start out. You have a perfectly good way of getting rid of this stuff there at Camp Minden, and that’s all they need to know – open burning is not good.”
He says the military may push back on this because they open