Landfill Safety

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May 01, 2006
Living and Breathing Landfill Safety

http://www.waste360.com/mag/waste_living_breathing_landfill

This article describes the dramatic cultural change in safety management at WM landfills and its improvement in its injury prevention programs.

Source: WasteAge

May 01, 2005
Landfill Gas Primer - An Overview for Environmental Health Professionals

http://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/HAC/landfill/html/ch1.html

This primer, although dated, was designed to provide environmental health professionals with a general understanding of landfill gases and to help them in responding to community concerns that may be related to landfill gas issues.

Source: ATSDR