Landfilling of waste has increased dramatically over recent years and there have been many examples of landfills which are unacceptable on environmental and health grounds. This is one of a group of international reference books which address this problem, specifically in this case covering the strongly contaminated wastewater developed from landfills.
Table of Contents
Preface. List of contributors. Landfill leachate: an introduction. Leachate production and composition. Leachate treatment. Environmental aspects of leachate. Index.
T.H. Christensen is Professor of Environmental Engineering, Department of Environmental Engineering, Technical University of Denmark.