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RECORD NUMBER: 622 OF 1357
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||RCRA (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act) Guidance Document: Landfill Design, Liner Systems and Final Cover.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Solid Waste.|
|Additional Subjects||Waste disposal ; Earth fills ; Linings ; Closures ; Guidance ; Design ; Regulations ; Operation ; Specifications ; Land disposal ; Resource Conservation and Recovery Act ; Leachates ; Final covers|
The guidance document presents landfill design specifications which the Agency believes comply with the design and operating requirements of 264.301(A), and the closure requirements of 264.310(A) of the RCRA landfill regulations. These regulations have been formulated with the goal of eliminating the escape of leachate from landfills for all time to the extent practical. The Agency wishes to emphasize that the specifications contained herein are guidance, not regulations.