sanitary landfill


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sanitary landfill

n.
Rehabilitated land in which garbage and trash have been buried; a landfill.

sanitary landfill

[san′iterē]
Etymology: L, sanitas, health; AS, land + fyllan, to fill
a solid waste disposal site. It is usually a swamp area, ravine, or canyon where the waste is compacted by heavy machines and covered with earth.
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We cannot rely on sanitary landfill sites to dump untreated garbage, as it can be a huge health hazard.
Suhoski told the board that the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection has approved a Provisional Permit for the expansion of the Southbridge Sanitary Landfill on Barefoot Road in Southbridge.
Manage and implement the landfill gas monitoring program at Caroline County sanitary landfill in accordance with Virginia Solid Waste Management Regulations (VSWMR) and the facility Permit.
We are transforming the dump in Srar into a sanitary landfill and closing all the dumps [in the area]," Chehayeb said.
With the new financing, Bishkek will be able to improve its solid waste services, establish new solid waste collection points throughout the city, upgrade the collection fleet, build an urgently needed sanitary landfill - the first EU compliant landfill in the region - and close the existing waste dump.
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15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Eastern Landfill Gas, LLC, a renewable energy project designed, built and operated by Pepco Energy Services, has been awarded a $770,661 tax credit under the Maryland Clean Energy Production Tax Credit Program for its landfill gas powered, electricity generation plant at Baltimore County's Eastern Sanitary Landfill.
Chapter 7: Sanitary Landfill Operations (Berrin Tansel).
The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has issued its first Environmental Assessment review letter to Keystone Sanitary Landfill in Lackawanna County regarding the facility s permit application for expansion.
Summary: Agriculture Minister Akram Chehayeb is waiting for Hezbollah and Amal to specify a location in the northern Bekaa that could be used as a sanitary landfill, he told The Daily Star Monday.