Final Covers for Solid Waste Landfills and Abandoned Dumps

Final Covers for Solid Waste Landfills and Abandoned Dumps

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This guide takes a practical approach to the subject and provides an overview of regulations in the USA and Germany. It covers topics including: the individual components of candidate cover systems; examples of cross-sections of final covers on hazardous waste, non-hazardous waste and abandoned dumps; details of a water balance methodology; design examples on slope stability; elements of theory, designs and emerging systems; and, related considerations and summary.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 350 pages
  • 210 x 297mm
  • Thomas Telford Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 0727726439
  • 9780727726438

Table of contents

* Introduction * Individual components of final cover systems * Final cover system cross sections * Water balance analysis * Slope stability of final cover systems * Related designs and emerging concepts * Other considerations and summary
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