Monitoring trace components in landfill gas: LFTGN 04

Guidance on monitoring the concentration of trace components in raw landfill gas at permitted or licenced landfill sites.


LFTGN04: guidance for monitoring trace components in landfill gas

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Produced by the Environment Agency and the Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA), this guidance:

  • identifies priority trace components
  • discusses general monitoring issues to be considered before sampling onsite
  • identifies the recommended approach to monitoring for priority trace components
  • details protocols for monitoring specific trace elements
Published 24 June 2014