Landfilling of waste has increased dramatically over recent years and there have been many examples of landfills which are unacceptable on environmental and health grounds. This is one of a group of international reference books which address this problem, specifically in this case covering the strongly contaminated wastewater developed from landfills.
"…a comprehensive and informative selection of papers on most aspects of landfill gas" - Waste Planning
Preface. List of contributors. Landfill leachate: an introduction. Leachate production and composition. Leachate treatment. Environmental aspects of leachate. Index.