Accession Number : ADA140190

Title :   Landfill Gas Control at Military Installations.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : CONSTRUCTION ENGINEERING RESEARCH LAB (ARMY) CHAMPAIGN IL

Personal Author(s) : Shafer,R A ; Renta-Babb,A ; Bandy,J T ; Smith,E D ; Malone,P

PDF Url : ADA140190

Report Date : Jan 1984

Pagination or Media Count : 46

Abstract : This report provides information useful to Army personnel responsible for recognizing and solving potential problems from gas generated by landfills. Information is provided on recognizing and gauging the magnitude of landfill gas problems; selecting appropriate gas control strategies, procedures, and equipment; use of computer modeling to predict gas production and migration and the success of gas control devices; and safety considerations. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Management planning and control, *Waste management, *Waste disposal, *Solid wastes, *Earth fills, Gases, Control, Monitoring, Soil dynamics, Methanes, Underground, Migration, Explosions, Fires, Computerized simulation, Numerical analysis, Cost estimates, Waste treatment, Environmental impact, Military facilities

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE