Science Inventory

REQUIREMENTS FOR HAZARDOUS WASTE LANDFILL DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION AND CLOSURE

Citation:

U.S. EPA. REQUIREMENTS FOR HAZARDOUS WASTE LANDFILL DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION AND CLOSURE. EPA/625/4-89/022, 1989.

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Description:

This publication contains edited versions of the material presented at ten Technology Transfer seminars conducted in 1988 on this subject. Sections are included on design of clay and flexible membrane liners, leachate collector systems, and landfill covers. Construction quality assurance and control is discussed and includes sections on clay and flexible membrane construction procedures. Liner compatibility with wastes is discussed, along with test procedures used to evaluate chemical compatibility. Long-term considerations are discussed, with emphasis on problem areas and unknowns.

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REQUIREMENTS FOR HAZARDOUS WASTE LANDFILL DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION AND CLOSURE

Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT (PUBLISHED REPORT/TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER)
Product Published Date: 12/31/1989
Record Last Revised: 10/30/2008
OMB Category: Other
Record ID: 40449

Organization:

U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

NATIONAL RISK MANAGEMENT RESEARCH LABORATORY