Landfill gas analysis

Landfill Gas Analysis and Baseline Emissions Determination

If this website looks a bit strange today, please be patient. We are carrying out a major upgrade. Come back again soon!There are a number of “standard” landfill gas analysis reports which provide tables showing the amount of methane, and other main constituents of landfill gas such as carbon dioxide and these usually also include […]

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The Design of Landfill Gas Extraction Pipework

If this website looks a bit strange today, please be patient. We are carrying out a major upgrade. Come back again soon!The landfill gas extraction pipework is the first element of all landfill gas recovery systems. The purpose of the gas collection system is to extract the maximum possible volume of gas but to leave […]

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Trace Gases in Landfill Gas from a Typical United Kingdom Municipal Solid Waste Landfill

If this website looks a bit strange today, please be patient. We are carrying out a major upgrade. Come back again soon!This article discusses the trace gases likely to be present in the landfill gas from a typical United Kingdom Landfill, and provides some pointers to sources of further information available on this subject. That […]

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Untapped US Landfill Gas Resources Present an Opportunity for Green Investment

If this website looks a bit strange today, please be patient. We are carrying out a major upgrade. Come back again soon!Untapped landfill gas resources in the US are surprisingly large due to the fact that a regulatory requirement to collect it has generally been absent.¬†According to the EPA in the US in 2011- 2012 […]

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UK Landfill Gas Emissions Control

If this website looks a bit strange today, please be patient. We are carrying out a major upgrade. Come back again soon!The Stringent EA Controls Which Limit UK Landfill Gas Emissions to Minimize the Emission of Carbon Dioxide thought to be a Cause of Climate Change The UK waste management industry is required to control […]

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Landfill Site PPC Applications – The Role of Risk Assessments in Emissions Control

If this website looks a bit strange today, please be patient. We are carrying out a major upgrade. Come back again soon!We thought that we would provide this article on the philosophy of risk assessment, which underpins the selection and design of the emissions control measures that landfill operators are required to implement. The purpose […]

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Landfill Gas Monitoring Procedures

If this website looks a bit strange today, please be patient. We are carrying out a major upgrade. Come back again soon!Landfill gas monitoring to a correct procedure is important both for the advance warning of any underground migration of gas out of a landfill, and similarly for any development on the landfill affected by […]

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Understanding Landfill Gas Risks Before Buying Property Near a Landfill

If this website looks a bit strange today, please be patient. We are carrying out a major upgrade. Come back again soon!Buying Real Estate: Understand Landfill Gas Risks before buying land near a landfill! The ability of landfill sites to evolve methane has been recognised for very many years by site operators who appeared until […]

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3 Methods Landfill Engineers Use to Assess Landfill Gas Production Rates

If this website looks a bit strange today, please be patient. We are carrying out a major upgrade. Come back again soon!Many people have decided to assess landfill gas production. Ever since the first gas was seen bubbling from landfills in the 1970s, engineers have predicted landfill gas production, and recently a number of calculation […]

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Landfill Gas Extraction Well Design – An Introduction

If this website looks a bit strange today, please be patient. We are carrying out a major upgrade. Come back again soon!It is important that all landfill gas extraction wells (also known as gas extraction boreholes) are designed carefully in accordance with best practice. In this article we have tried to identify the most important […]

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