- COVERING Their Tracks. Merrill, Lynn // Waste Age;Mar2008, Vol. 39 Issue 3, p34
The article discusses the use of alternative daily covers (ADC) to conserve airspace and maximize a landfill's lifespan. ADC range from green waste and construction and demolition (C&D) materials to tarps, foams and spray-on materials. Tarps provide a solid barrier to odors and vectors and are...
- Grand Central addressing odor problem. Clancy, David // Waste News;03/16/98, Vol. 3 Issue 44, p13
Reports on the odor abatement plan developed by Grand Central Landfill officials, as a mean of appeasing local residents and the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection. Circumstances surrounding the need to develop the plan; Information on the inspection of the area by the agency;...
- Your neighbor's nose: the goal of odor control Aquino, John T. // Waste Age;Jun1993, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p249
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- ODOURS OFFENDERS IDENTIFIED AS PART OF INDEPENDENT EXPERT'S REPORT. // Air Quality & Climate Change;May2013, Vol. 47 Issue 2, Special section pEI-2
The article discusses an odour report by independent experts The Odour Unit that identified three waste facilities believed to be contributing to Western Sydney's odour problems.
- Alternative daily covers: stronger than dirt? Woods, Randy // Waste Age;Nov1994, Vol. 25 Issue 11, p57
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- Operators may appeal landfill odor case. Carroll, Jeremy // Waste & Recycling News;4/16/2012, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p0003
The article discusses a court case wherein a landfill operator was ordered to pay 2.3 million U.S. dollars for foul odors in South Carolina. It states that a federal jury awarded six residents 2.3 million U.S. dollars after three families became sick because of the odors coming from the Lee...
- Cap Work Begins at Bridgeton Landfill. // Solid Waste Report;7/19/2013, Vol. 44 Issue 12, p4
The article reports on the installation of ethylene vinyl alcohol cap to reduce odors at the Bridgeton landfill in Missouri in June 2013, according to solid waste management company Republic Services Inc.
- Evaluating odour impacts from a landfilling and composting site: involving citizens in the monitoring. Héroux, M.; Pagé, T.; Gélinas, C.; Guy, C. // Water Science & Technology;2004, Vol. 50 Issue 4, p131
The City of Montreal operates a large sanitary landfill site within a densely populated urban area. Adjacent to the landfill site is a yard waste composting facility that processes 10,000 metric tons per year using the windrow technique. Over the years, numerous complaints have been received...
- Air-Quality Issues and Their Impact on Landfill Operations. Duffy, Daniel P. // MSW Management;Sep/Oct2007, Vol. 17 Issue 6, p154
The article discusses the issues on air-quality and their impact on landfill operations in the U.S., including landfill gas (LFG), particulates and dust emission, as well as odor control. The author highlights that LFG is extremely dangerous in high concentrations, leading to both asphyxiation...