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landfill

in environmental law, a site for the deposit of waste on to or into land where the site is a waste disposal site, or used for the storage of waste. The fact that a site for the deposit of waste is at the place of production of the waste does not prevent the site from being a landfill.
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In a year tankers would take away from each plant over [pounds sterling]5 million worth of recycled chemicals and each plant would save [pounds sterling]500,000 a year in land fill taxes alone.
Perhaps our Tory councillors should talk to their Euro MPs about the complete rejection (by 647 votes to 21) of the rebranding of waste incineration as an environmentally friendly alternative to land fill.
The test will be conducted at the Frey Farm land fill in Lancaster County, PA, in cooperation with the county's Solid Waste Management Authority.
Tenders are invited for Supply of crushed chips and submerjible pump set for scientific land fill at pathapadu village.
ISLAMABAD, July 02, 2010 (Balochistan Times): Kuri Land Fill project of CDA for the removal of garbage has been shelved.
Tenders are invited for Development of scientific land fill at existing msw dumpsite at ramapuram of tirupati municipal corporation
The survival of the IUCN critically-endangered spoon-billed sandpiper is under threat from a planned land fill project at Tiaozini, Jiangsu province, a Greenpeace East Asia report shows.