Landfill Containment Books

  • Evapotranspiration Covers for Landfills and Waste Sites

    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 ...

  • Greening the Budget 2005: 6 Ways to Save Taxpayer Dollars and Protect the Environment in the Commonwealth of Virginia

    Greening the Budget 2005 is a Green Scissors report sponsored by a consortium of Virginia NGOs led by the Virginia League of Conservation Voters Education Fund. The report examines fiscal and environmental policies of the Commonwealth of Virginia and identifies six practices that both cost taxpayers money and harm the environment. Based on these ...

  • Testing and Performance of Geosynthetics in Subsurface Drainage

    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, ...

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

    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 ...

  • HDPE Geomembranes in Geotechnics

    HDPE (High-density polyethylene) geomembranes are nowadays widely used for large-area liners and construction sealings in geotechnical engineering. Lining of water ponds, dams and dykes, landfill base liners and cover systems, remediation of contaminated sites, waterproof for tunnels, beneath highways and for various other civil engineering ...

  • The Handbook of Landfill Safety

    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 ...

  • Geosynthetics in Civil and Environmental Engineering

    Geosynthetics in Civil and Environmental Engineering presents contributions from the 4th Asian Regional Conference on Geosynthetics held in Shanghai, China. The book covers a broad range of topics, such as: fundamental principles and properties of geosynthetics, testing and standards, reinforcement, soil improvement and ground improvement, filter ...

  • Vapour and Trace Detection of Explosives for Anti-Terrorism Purposes

    Up to now so called ‘sniffer’ dogs are the most successful and widespread systems for the explosives detection at airports and in public areas. Dogs are able to detect explosives under various conditions. On the other hand dogs are living beings and their behavior and skills are influenced by numerous parameters (e.g. age, sex, trainer, daily ...

  • The Handbook of Landfill Operations

    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 ...

  • Vapour and Trace Detection of Explosives for Anti-Terrorism Purposes

    Up to now so called ‘sniffer’ dogs are the most successful and widespread systems for the explosives detection at airports and in public areas. Dogs are able to detect explosives under various conditions. On the other hand dogs are living beings and their behavior and skills are influenced by numerous parameters (e.g. age, sex, trainer, daily ...

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