Leachate sentence example

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  • The technologies developed for treating leachate have evolved to achieve compliance with increasingly strict discharge consent limits.

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  • Landfills are lined with clay and flexible synthetic membranes intended to prevent leachate escaping and contaminating the groundwater.

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  • At that time, the landfill site at Buckden in Cambridgeshire was generating leachate containing significant concentrations of herbicides, mecoprop and isoproturon.

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  • Rubbish dumps create a strong chemical cocktail called leachate.

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  • The report recommends a more detailed sampling and monitoring program and checks that discharged leachate is below recommended levels.

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  • For example, landfill sites have to be specially lined to prevent any leakage of toxic leachate.

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  • Both the slurry and contaminated leachate from the illegal landfill site were running freely off the site and badly polluting nearby streams.

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  • Application of landfill leachate to willow short rotation coppice.

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  • Landfills are expensive to operate and require aftercare for many years following closure, in order to monitor leachate and gases such as methane.

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  • Engineering Details The landfill facility is engineered to achieve full containment of landfill gas and leachate.

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  • Waste timber can contribute to gas generation in landfill and wood treated with preservatives (e.g. formaldehyde) has the potential to produce leachate.

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  • As the material rots it also produces leachate, a polluting liquid that can seep into rivers.

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  • Laboratory tests have developed the use of microscopic algae to remove heavy metals from water and soil leachate.

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