Guidance on using landfill cover materials: LFE6
- Environment Agency
- Part of:
- Environmental permitting: landfill sector technical guidance, Business and the environment, and Waste and recycling
- 24 June 2014
Guidance for landfill operators and Environment Agency staff on the issues associated with using landfill cover materials
Ref: LIT 4118 PDF, 237KB, 29 pages
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This document provides guidance on the four issues associated with using landfill cover:
- the environmental reasons why daily covering of waste may be necessary
- the range of materials that may be available for this purpose
- their effectiveness as daily cover
- the advantages or disadvantages of their use
Published: 24 June 2014