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Alternative landfill covers: employment and eco-compatible materials



Title: Alternative landfill covers: employment and eco-compatible materials
Author(s): C. Francesco
Paper category : conference
Book title: RILEM International Symposium on Environment-Conscious Materials and Systems for Sustainable Development
Editor(s): N. Kashino and Y. Ohama
Print-ISBN: 2-912143-55-1
e-ISBN: 2912143640
Publisher: RILEM Publications SARL
Publication year: 2004
Pages: 369 - 375
Total Pages: 7
Nb references: 8
Language: English


Abstract: This paper aims at focusing on the opportunities arising by using waste materials coming from different manufacturing activities in geo-environmental applications. Three kinds of waste were identified: marble sludge, coming from marble manufacturing, cement kiln dust and steel slags. The use of the mentioned waste was proposed in the urban solid waste landfills cover layers according to the new directions of the European rules [1].


Online publication: 2004-11-24
Publication type : full_text
Public price (Euros): 0.00
doi: 10.1617/2912143640.044