Landfill Books

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Landfill Bioreactor Design and Operation


Using biotechnology to help control landfill processes can mitigate costs, shorten the time needed to process solid waste, and ease the typical ecological damage to the land being used. This first-of-its-kind book provides regulators, designers, landfill owners, and operators with information that supports the utility of landfill bioreactors and ...;

Garner’s Environmental Law

by LexisNexis

Garner’s Environmental Law is a comprehensive collection of annotated UK and EC source materials on environmental law arranged by subject. The work collects together all primary and secondary legislation, EC directives and government circulars under each subject area, accompanied by authoritative narrative coverage, including reference to the ...;

A Comparison of Models for Predicting Landfill Methane Recovery (1998)

by The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA)

This report compared the output of existing landfill methane models to actual field data obtained from 18 US long-term LFG collection & recovery projects; discusses the advantages & limitations of four types of landfill methane models: a zero-order, simple first order, modified first order & multi-phase first order mode; demonstrates these four ...;

8th Annual Landfill Symposium & The Solid Waste Managers Conference Proceedings (2003) - CD

by The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA)

This joint event combined sessions for landfill issues with onces concerning the management of solid waste. Some areas covered are: Hot topics in solid waste management; Geosynthetics in landfill design; Public/private partnerships; Leachate characterization, management & treatment; Regulations, economics & cooperation- driving factors in waste ...;

Master Construction Specifications for Landfill Gas Conveyance Systems (1994)

by The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA)

Prepared by the SWANA Landfill Gas Division, the specifications are representative of today’s construction industry. Organized in three-part format established by the Construction Specifications Institute: General, Products, and Execution. Topics include: Earthwork & Trenching; Condensate Pumps; Pipes, Valves & Fittings; Extraction Wells; Blowers ...;

Recycling Concrete : Executive Summary

by Earthprint Ltd

This report argues that recycling concrete reduces natural resource exploitation and waste going to landfill. It asks for an ultimate goal of ?zero landfill? of concrete.;

Geotextile Testing and the Design Engineer

by ASTM International

This book describes 1) the tests used by scientists and engineers to develop and then specify geosynthetics, and 2) the applications where those test results are used. It will help designers understand geotextile properties and tests and prepare specifications.;

The Handbook of Landfill Operations

by Blue Ridge Services, Inc.

Thousands of copies of The Handbook of Landfill Operations have been sold throughout the U.S. and around the world. It is the industry reference for landfill engineers, owners and operators. Used as a textbook at colleges and at SWANA’s ”Operational Issues for Landfill Managers” class, this book has helped our industry ...;

Testing and Performance of Geosynthetics in Subsurface Drainage

by ASTM International

This unique volume provides new information on the testing, application, and installation of geosynthetics used in drainage applications in roadway and landfills. 9 papers divided into 3 sections cover the following:Field Performance Studies--examines the performance of 3 different geocomposite materials. They include a geonet with a geotextile, ...;

Handbook of Regenerative Landscape Design

by Taylor & Francis (USA)

What if environmentally damaged landscapes could not only be remediated from an ecological standpoint, but also designed to replenish an entire community as well as the nature surrounding it? The Handbook of Regenerative Landscape Design incorporates ecology, engineering, sociology, and design elements into a new paradigm for environmental ...;

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