A Landfill cell being geomembrane lined.
Landfill Engineering

What is a Landfill Liner? Geomembrane Linings Explained

Landfill linings are physical barrier systems intended to, as far as possible, prevent the escape of water and gases out of the body of the landfilled waste. A Landfill Liner is placed at the bottom and sides of modern landfills and are continuously welded to as far as possible provide a watertight seal. They are […]

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Recycling

How to Recycle Concrete and Save Money at the Same Time

In  principle most experts agree on how to recycle concrete and save money. But, there has been a view in the construction industry that crushing concrete is really only for large-scale stationary crushers. Never has that been further from the truth than now. Crushing concrete on site with a mini crusher is very viable and […]

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Waste Management

Commercial Waste Collection Company Selection Facts and Tips

We found only a few articles about Commercial Waste Companies, or commercial waste collection when considering awarding our small company’s waste disposal/ recycling contract. As a result we decided to compile this article with the facts and tips we found out. What is Commercial Waste? It’s always a good idea to start with the basics, […]

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Landfill

Must-Have Landfill Site UK Resources Page

Our landfill site UK resource list which follows is for everyone who wants information on how to find UK landfill sites of different types and for various purposes. For Landfill Sites UK where waste may be disposed, we mean Authorised Landfill sites. These are facilities that local authorities and industry take waste to be disposed […]

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Landfill

List of Landfill Sites UK

The following is our simplified list of landfill sites (UK) England. For landfill site UK wide data including Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales each nation holds the data on separate databases. We don’t have data, other than for England, on this page. A separate search for those data sets is recommended. The list below has […]

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Waste Management

34 Types of Construction Waste

Many people are asking: “What are the different types of Construction Waste?” It’s a good question and the online answers we have seen seldom list the full range of the many construction waste types which are produced. If present each one should be included in your SWMP (Site Waste management Plan). It is important to […]

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