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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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Members agreed to write to CND Cymru and say Llandrindod Wells will not host a nuclear waste dump.
The companys media representative Andrea #268urnaacute neither confirmed nor denied the information for TASR.The illegal waste dump is situated close to Vassal EKOs premises.
Nuclear waste dumps are illegal in SA: After earlier moves to dump waste in SA the Nuclear Waste Facility (Prohibition) Act 2000 was passed.
These include coordinates of abattoirs, waste dump sites, and markets.
In April, the company submitted an application to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission seeking to expand the radioactive waste dump it operates in Andrews County.
The mine waste dumps are jointly owned by a South African company and their Black Economic Empowerment partner.
Residents told Xinhua the Hongao Construction Waste Dump had built up for nearly two years, andAaAaAeAeAaAeAeA reached nearly 20 stories high whe collapsed.
Tennant Creek, where my people, the Warlmanpa and Warumungu live, won't become Australia's first waste dump. We've been fighting for eight years to stop the dump, and the government did nothing about it.
"We discovered with sadness that the area has been transformed into a vast rubbish dump," said a Greens statement, adding that a lot of the waste dumped evidently comes from nearby farm units.
Three days ago, two children also fell in the chemical waste dump area and sustained severe burns.
Summary: The opening of a new waste dump near Naples is put on hold after protests by residents, but rubbish continues to pile up in the streets.
The waste dump environments is a complex system of coupled physical and biogeochemical processes which can be divided into primary processes (e.g.

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