• 15 of the World's Largest Landfills With Tons Per Day ...

     · Mining fossil fuels and the natural breaking down of waste in landfills are the two human sources of methane. Well, ... Gman101010 on April 15, 2019: There is a landfill in Rockford, IL growing exponentially overnight it's up to 11,000 tons a day, 500 trucks a day.

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  • Bibliometric and text mining approaches to evaluate ...

     · In 2014, Canadians generated 961 kg of waste per capita. Landfilling is a logical choice for many Canadian communities because of land availability. This paper examines and compares five different design criteria from provincial standards and guidelines in British Columbia, Alberta, Manitoba, Nova Scotia, and the Northwest Territories. Text mining including word counts, word frequency .

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  • What you think about landfill and recycling is probably ...

     · (ADDED 2/8/2019: Tegan Maharaj has helpfully pointed me to an article, which quotes the EPA in 1988 saying that landfill liners 'will ultimately fail', and as they develop leaks, will allow ...

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  • First landfill mining operation in the state proposed for ...

     · First landfill mining operation in the state proposed for Richfield Township. wants to mine it for recyclables that have been buried for decades, something that's never been tried before in ...

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  • Waste law

     · Secondary law. Decision establishing criteria and procedures for the acceptance of waste at landfills Search for available translations of the preceding link•••. Decision laying down rules for the calculation, verifiion and reporting of data on landfill of municipal waste Search for available translations of the preceding link•••.

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  • What should Australia do with its old coal mines? This UK ...

     · UKbased charity the Eden Project has released its vision for a disused coal mine near Victoria's Great Ocean Road. They plan to transform it into a 150 million ecotourism attraction — a ...

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  • The Effects of Landfills on the Environment | Sciencing

     · The smell, traffic, noise and vermin that accompany landfills can lower house prices. Because of the increase in vermin surrounding landfills, disease becomes an issue with other adverse health effects, such as birth defects, cancer and respiratory illnesses also being linked with exposure to .

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  • EMEP/EEA air pollutant emission inventory guidebook 2019 ...

     · EEA Report No 13/2019. Technical guidance to prepare national emission inventories. The joint EMEP/EEA air pollutant emission inventory guidebook supports the reporting of emissions data under the UNECE Convention on Longrange Transboundary Air Pollution (CLRTAP) and the EU National Emission Ceilings Directive.

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  • HK landfills are supposed to be full in 2020. What's the ...

     · In 2019, WEEE•Park recycled over 20,000 tonnes of electronic waste. Seeing as Hong Kong generates about three times that number each year (the majority of which include airconditioners, refrigerators, washing machines, televisions, computers, printers, and scanners), WEEE•Park is a tremendous step towards eliminating hazardous electronic waste in landfills.

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  • The Potential of Landfill Mining in Two Inactive Zones of ...

     · Waste management in Jakarta is currently faced with a shortage of landfill space, and landfill mining could be a solution to this problem. The waste excavated from landfills can be utilized as compost, soil amendment, or RDF (refusederived fuel). This study aims to analyze the potential for landfill mining materials from two inactive zones of Jakarta's largest landfill, Bantar Gebang, and ...

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  • The state of waste in Australia – a 2019 review

     · In 2019, we still landfill more than 21Mt of waste, according to the Department of the Environment and Energy National Waste Report 2018. All of our recycling effort has been taken up by the growth in waste generation (driven by increased per capita consumption and population increases) such that we have made few inroads on actually reducing waste to landfill.

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  • The Effects of Landfills on the Environment | Sciencing

     · The smell, traffic, noise and vermin that accompany landfills can lower house prices. Because of the increase in vermin surrounding landfills, disease becomes an issue with other adverse health effects, such as birth defects, cancer and respiratory illnesses also being linked with exposure to landfill .

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  • A Study of the Impact of Municipal Solid Waste on Some ...

    Discharging of untreated municipal solid wastes (MSWs) onto land is very widespread in developing countries. The compounds contained in MSW cause a harmful effect to human and environment. Hence, an assessment of the extent of their local impact is of great interest to figure out the pollution they cause. Therefore, this study aimed at evaluating the effects of discharge of solid wastes on ...

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  • Recovery of critical and other raw materials from mining ...

    Gombkötő, I.; Calleja,I. Recovery of critical and other raw materials from mining waste and landfills: State of play on existing practices, EUR 29744 EN, Publiions Office of the European Union, Luxembourg, 2019, ISBN, doi:/600775, JRC116131.

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  • Europe's half a million landfill sites potentially worth a ...

    Enhanced landfill mining for energy sources has been trialled in some other countries, including the US, but remains uncommon and at an early stage of development. There are more than half a ...

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  • (PDF) Environmental and socioeconomic impacts of landfills

    Landfill mining consisting of excavation, processing, treatment and/or recycling . of deposited materials has been suggested as a strategy to address such problems [67]. ELFM .

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  • Texas signed off on the restoration of this old mine. Now ...

     · Alcoa has put its shuttered Sandow Mine site on the market for 250 million, advertising it as a country paradise. Testing has found that groundwater under a landfill .

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  • Framework of new landfill GHG policy in developing ...

     · This paper deals with greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions originating from changes in the waste sector in developing and transitional economies. Using a Serbian case study, the effects of different waste disposal techniques on GHG emissions were analyzed in three scenarios: the current one, the worst one, and the best one.

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  • Guidelines for Disposal of Legacy Waste (Old Municipal ...

    Fig. 4 : Schematic representation of Biomining through Cone Method Fig. 5 : Schematic representation of Biomining through Windrow Method for Spacious Landfill Sites Fig. 6 : Schematic representation of Biomining through Thin Layer Spreading Method Fig. 7 : Illustration of current Legacy Waste Management at existing landfill site

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  • Landfill Mining : Institutional challenges for the ...

    Landfill mining is not, however, necessarily to be perceived as a recycling activity. It could also be understood as a remediation or mining activity. This would result in more favorable institutional conditions for landfill mining in terms of better access to the market and the material in the landfill.

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  • Waste producers worldwide: Global Waste Index 2019 Statistics

    The biggest waste producers worldwide: Sensonseo Global Waste Index 2019. In September 2018, the World Bank announced that our global waste production is predicted to rise by 70 per cent by 2050 unless we take urgent action. Humankind currently produces two billion tonnes of waste per year between billion people. Population increase may be part of the problem, but it's levels of ...

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  • Evaluating the physicochemical properties of refuse with a ...

     · The secondary pollutants of leachate, odorous gases, and greenhouse gases generated by landfill wastes also pose problems in terms of air, groundwater and soil contamination, making the longterm management of landfills a major challenge in most parts of the world (Han et al., 2016, Madon et al., 2019, Wang et al., 2020). Landfill mining, as a ...

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