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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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"Adjacent municipalities or cities may cluster together and pool their resources to establish sanitary landfills," he said.
'Recognizing the need for LGUs [local government units] to construct sanitary landfill facilities in compliance with RA [Republic Act] 9003, this region would like to submit a proposal for the construction of such facilities,' Sampulna said in his letter, dated April 6, 2018, addressed to the DENR Policy and Planning Services director.
Pak-EPA approved the environmental impact assessment (EIA) in Feb 2008 for the construction of a 'Scientific Sanitary Landfill Village in Kuri, Zone IV of Islamabad'.
In the case of Cebu City Sanitary Landfill high levels of total lead (Pb) and cadmium (Cd) were determined [16, 17].
The first tender, which closed in mid-May and called for building a sanitary landfill in the sea near the airport on land known as Costa Brava, was canceled for allegedly high costs on June 24 (the project is being re-tendered with a new deadline of July 15, according to CDR's website ).
Sanitary Landfill, and it has been part of the federal Superfund program since September 1984.
Experts also met LWMC Managing Director Waseem Ajmal Chaudhary, General Manager Operations Khalid Majeed and LSLP incharge Colonel Tahir Maqbool and shared their observations and suggestions regarding ongoing construction of Lahore Sanitary Landfill. According to LWMC spokesperson, Turkish experts will also pay visit in May and will share management plans with company administration regarding rehabilitation of Mehmood Booti disposal site and operationalization of sanitary landfill facility.
While visiting various installations, the US delegation appreciated the standard and quality of work being done by LWMC and Turkish engineers and termed the sanitary landfill site matched with the one of European standards.
This will also eliminate the need for segregating garbage at the source and transporting it to the sanitary landfill sites.
The sanitary landfill has been designed to receive rejects generated by the sorting station and compost plant facility and the bottom ash and fly ash generated by the CWI.
STURBRIDGE - Opposition to casino gambling in the commonwealth, the impact of Southbridge Sanitary Landfill on the community, and a campaign to raise Lyme disease awareness were some of the topics discussed at this week's selectmen's meeting.
Officials in Columbia, Mo., have agreed to construct a bioreactor for the city's Columbia Sanitary Landfill, an effort that could increase the landfill's life by five years.