Cylinder testing geomembranes and their protective materials: LFE2
- Environment Agency
- Part of:
- Environmental permitting: landfill sector technical guidance, Business and the environment, and Waste and recycling
- 23 June 2014
A methodology for testing protector geotextiles for their performance in specific site conditions.
Ref: LIT 5579 PDF, 161KB, 10 pages
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This document describes a method for determining the effectiveness of a material in protecting a geomembrane against the long term mechanical effects of static point loads. The cylinder test method tests performance under the conditions likely to be encountered in a landfill site.
Published: 23 June 2014