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RECORD NUMBER: 5 OF 12
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Liners for Waste Impoundments and Disposal Facilities.|
|Author||Landreth, R. E. ;|
|CORP Author||Municipal Environmental Research Lab., Cincinnati, OH. Solid and Hazardous Waste Research Div.|
|Additional Subjects||Linings ; Solid waste disposal ; Performance evaluation ; Design criteria ; Cost estimates ; Technology ; Polymers ; Soils ; Clays ; Spraying ; Sealants ; Adsorptivity ; Fly ash ; Liquid waste disposal ; Activated charcoal|
An overview is presented of the current technology related to liners of waste disposal and impoundment facilities. Information is summarized on the characteristics, selection, performance and installation of liners for various disposal situations. Some cost estimates are also included. Basic guidelines are given for the design and construction of lined waste facilities, and suggestions are made for preparing construction and material specifications.