Landfill Books

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Tropical Fire Ecology

by Springer

Fire Ecology of Tropical Ecosystems gives an extensive explanation of historic and current fire situations in the tropics, describing the fire ecology of tropical ecosystems from around the globe. Eighteen groups of leading researchers explain the many different aspects and roles of fire in tropical ecosystems. Regional chapters address a set of ...;

Title 26, Toxics Regulations Package, LawDesk® CD-ROM ed. (Barclays Official California Code of Regulations)

by Thomson Reuters (West)

The body of law that incorporates all approved regulations of California state agencies is known as the California Code of Regulations (CCR). This LawDesk® CD-ROM is a thorough collection of regulatory law from California state environmental agencies. It also includes all of the official Title 26, plus multiple California toxic rules regarding air ...;

Constructed Wetlands for the Treatment of Landfill Leachates


Constructed wetlands are proving to be the best natural treatment system for landfill leachates. Most of the contaminants in landfill leachates are degraded in treatment wetlands. Potential for long-term sustainability and significant cost savings are attractive features of this eco-technology. Documentation of the experience in this use of ...;

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 ...;

The Handbook of Landfill Safety

by Blue Ridge Services, Inc.

The Handbook of Landfill Safety is the industry’s only book on landfill safety, written by Neal Bolton, the industry's leading expert on landfill safety and the author of The Handbook of Landfill Operations. If your crew is tired of hearing about highway safety, underground mining and all the other topics that really don’t have ...;

Handbook of Plastics Recycling

by ChemTec Publishing

Over the past 20 years recycling of plastics has increased dramatically. This is important not only from the environmental point of view (less landfill space is needed) but also from the economic point of view because recycling allows energy and materials to be reused. This book discusses some of the state-of-the-art techniques of recycling ...;

Evapotranspiration Covers for Landfills and Waste Sites

by CRC Press/Taylor & Francis Group

As technology and production escalate, the scourge of landfill waste increasingly threatens the environment. This book examines the evapotranspiration (ET) landfill cover, a new and innovative remedy for landfill waste. Offering a solution to conventional landfill, which utilize barriers to the natural flow of water and is therefore expensive and ...;

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, ...;

Geosynthetics: Microstructure and Performance

by ASTM International

13 peer-reviewed papers on the effects of structural parameters of fibers, geotextiles, and geomembranes on the short and long term performance of finished geosynthetic products. Papers include: • Service Life of Geosynthetics in Hazardous Waste Management Facilities• Is Microstructure Important to the Performance of Geosynthetics?• ...;

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.;

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