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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Sanitary Landfill Operator's Manual.
CORP Author Iowa Dept. of Environmental Quality, Des Moines. Land Quality Management Div.
Year Published 1977
Stock Number PB-268 708
Additional Subjects Sanitary landfills ; Solid waste disposal ; Manuals ; Regulations ; Legislation ; Site surveys ; Drainage ; Earthwork ; Earth handling equipment ; Soil properties ; Monitors ; Sampling ; Water pollution ; Pumps ; Measuring instruments ; Laboratory tests ; Ground water ; Safety ; Hazardous materials ; Sludge disposal ; Topographic maps ; Local government ; Iowa ; Sewage disposal ; Refuse disposal ;
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB-268 708 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 06/23/1988
Collation 146p
This manual gives specific requirements and suggested procedures for operating a sanitary landfill. Some of the problems which could develop at a sanitary landfill, and how to avoid them, are discussed. Solid waste rules from the Code of Iowa and from the Iowa Department of Environmental Quality are included, as well as surveying techniques. The following topics are presented: Sanitary landfill operation; Cell construction; Roads and traffic control; Inclement weather operations; Vector and litter control; Monitoring for leachate; Hazardous waste disposal procedure; Sewage sludge disposal in a sanitary landfill; Sanitary landfill equipment; Map reading; OSHA and safety; Records; Inspections; Sources of assistance. (Color illustrations reproduced in black and white.)