Landfill Books

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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, ...;

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.;

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 ...;

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 ...;

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 ...;

Leachate Recycle and the Augmentation of Biological Decomposition at Mumicipal Solid Waste Landfills (1991)

by The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA)

Landfill disposal of MSW remains the major disposal option for many established solid waste programs. With state-of-the-art landfill construction, leachate management and landfill collection, landfills are becoming increasingly technical. Covered in this study: Waste Stabilization/Leacharte Recycle Process & Analysis, Zero-Discharge Leachate ...;

Design, Operation & Closure of Municipal Solid Waste Landfills (1994)

by The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA)

From the Center for Environmental Research Information, for the U.S. EPA, this seminar publication summarizes the complexities of the landfill, from choosing the site to site closure.;

Landfill Reclamation - Manual of Practice and Procedure (1997)

by The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA)

This SWANA Technical Guidance Document examines current practices and procedures employed in landfill reclamation relating to the mining, excavation, recovery, and utilization of landfilled materials. Prepared by SWANA'a Landfill Reclamation Task Force, topics include: Feasibility Plans, Characterization Studies, Operations Work Plan, Health and ...;


by ASTM International

Volume 04.13 focuses on the mechanical, endurance, permeability, and filtration properties of geosynthetics. Applications such as roadway stabilization and repair, erosion control, geomembranes, soil drainage, and reinforcement, as well as hydraulic barriers composed primarily of man-made polymer sheets or spray applied systems are included. Also ...;

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