Landfill Articles

Biogas from AD and Landfill Gas Used to Power Micro-Turbine Generators at UC Davies Campus

Apr 23, 2014

Biogas from a 20,000 ton per year food waste AD plant will be mixed with landfill gas to fuel micro-turbine generators at a former landfill site on the University of California, Davis campus.

Refuse Derived Fuel: Is it Time for Minimum Treatment Standards?

Apr 22, 2014

With many countries in Europe increasing their output of RDF in a bid to comply with EU legistation, the material is increasingly crossing boarders. But could the implementation of minimum quality standards on its production benefit the industry?

Call for Evidence Over RDF Exports

Apr 22, 2014

Call for Evidence Over RDF in UK<br />The UK government has called for evidence over the increasing volumes of refuse derived fuel being exported for use in overseas waste to energy facilities.

New Partnership Targets U.S. Waste & Recycling PPP Projects

Apr 22, 2014

Infrastructure Management Group has entered into a long-term partnership with RebelGroup, a multi-faceted consultancy to create IMG Rebel, a full-service infrastructure advisory firm.


Landfill Wire News

Environmentally Speaking: Fayetteville Landfill First to Use Landfill Post-Closure Trust Fund

Oct 19, 2013 The Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality issued the following news release:The former C&L Landfill, which operated between 1972 and 197...

Response to landfill fire in Kindersley, Sask., has been scaled back; Response to landfill fire scaled back

Oct 12, 2013 KINDERSLEY, Sask. - Officials are scaling back their response to a fire at the landfill in Kindersley, Sask.Town officials have lifted an advisory ...

Kindersley, Sask., declares state of emergency due to smoke from landfill fire; Saskatchewan town declares state of emergency

Oct 12, 2013 KINDERSLEY, Sask. - A community in west-central Saskatchewan has declared a state of local emergency due to health concerns about smoke from a land...

Wyoming fire season far less expensive than last year

Sep 7, 2013 bkmWyoming fire season far less expensive than last yearMead says state has only spent $1 million to date, instead of last year's $50 millionAt a g...

Sanitary landfill project opposed by tribal chieftains

Sep 4, 2013 Shillong, Sept. 3 -- Traditional chiefs and villagers from over fifteen villages today expressed their stiff opposition against the proposed settin...

HC allows CS to procure additional LTPs as an exceptional case

Aug 31, 2013 Srinagar, Aug. 30 -- After what it described as an 'alarming situation', the High court today directed the Chief Secretary to go ahead as one time ...

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Dr. Richard Coulton, CEO of Siltbuster explains how waste and recycling companies can minimise the impact of the likely change to landfill tax rules that will see charges for disposing of trommel fines rise from £2.50 per tonne to £80.

Landfill Tax Hike for Trommel Fines... A Wake Up Call

Dr. Richard Coulton explains how waste and recycling companies can minimise the impact of the change to landfill tax that will see charges for trommel fines rise to £80 per tonne.