Landfill Consultants

What do landfill consultants do? In 1986, there were 7,683 MSW landfills in the United States. By 2009, there were just 1,908 active MSW landfills nationwide: a 75 percent decline in disposal facilities in less than 25 years.[15] However, this number is deceptive. Much of the decrease is due to the consolidation of multiple landfills…

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Landfill Experts

Landfill experts assist with the many environmental pollution controls and monitoring required for open and closed landfills, including groundwater monitoring, evaluation, and statistical analyses and reporting, leachate collection and treatment/disposal, landfill gas/vapor and odor control and monitoring, liners (open sites) and landfill cover systems for waste containment.  Over 300 closed landfills are on the USEPA…

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Landfill Treatment

When defining a “landfill treatment expert” in the bioeconomy, we are describing a trained specialist who evaluates various methods of increasing degradation of MSW within the landfill, thereby increasing landfill gas production for use as renewable energy and/or renewable chemicals/products.  Leachate from the landfill needs on-site pre-treatment and it should be within the expert’s capability…

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