Landfill Books

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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 ...;

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 ...;

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 ...;

Cleaning Up the Environment

by Eurospan Ltd

The industrial might of the United States grew in the 1930s and flourished during the two world wars. As businesses large and small supplied the needs of the country, they discarded their wastes in landfills, pits, and waterways. It was an easy and inexpensive way to get rid of wastes before more were made. Waste dumping had not yet been linked ...;

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 ...;

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 ...;


by ASTM International

Volume 04.13 focuses on the mechanical, endurance, permeability, and filtration properties of geosynthetics. This includes standards for geosynthetic Turf Reinforcement Mats (TRM's), designed to provide erosion protection for the design life of a project. Applications such as roadway stabilization and repair, erosion control, and soil ...;

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