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Main Title Settlement and cover subsidence of hazardous waste landfills : final report /
Author Murphy, W. L. ; Gilbert, P. A.
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Author Title of a Work
Gilbert, P. A.
Hartley, Robert P.
CORP Author Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station, Vicksburg, MS.;Environmental Protection Agency, Cincinnati, OH. Hazardous Waste Engineering Research Lab.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and Development, Municipal Environmental Research Laboratory,
Year Published 1985
Report Number EPA/600/2-85/035
Stock Number PB85-188829
Subjects Hazardous wastes.
Additional Subjects Hazardous materials ; Subsidence ; Earthfills ; Steels ; Thickness ; Cracks ; Settlement(Structural) ; Deformation ; Clay soils ; Finite element analysis
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NTIS  PB85-188829 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 01/01/1988
Collation 120 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Abstract Numerical models using equations for linearly elastic deformation were developed to predict the maximum expected amount of settlement and cover subsidence and potential cracking of the cover by differential settlement in uniformly, horizontally layered hazardous waste landfills. The hazardous waste landfill models represented landfills in which unsaturated wastes were contained in steel drums that were assumed to deteriorate ultimately. The model landfill consisted of alternating layers of drummed wastes and intermediate clay cover. The maximum expected subsidence was calculated to be about 12% of the total landfill thickness.
Notes Cover title. "Final report." "EPA-600/2-85/035"--Written on cover. "Project officer, Robert P. Hartley." Partially funded by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency under interagency agreement AD-96-F-2-A079 to U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station. Microfiche.
Place Published Cincinnati, OH :
Corporate Au Added Ent Municipal Environmental Research Laboratory. ; United States. Environmental Protection Agency. ; Municipal Environmental Research Laboratory. ; Waterways Experiment Station (U.S.) ; United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Research and Development.
PUB Date Free Form 1985.
NTIS Prices PC A06/MF A01
BIB Level m
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
OCLC Time Stamp 20011010183907
Language eng
Origin NTIS
OCLC Rec Leader 01629nam 2200361Ka 45020