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Sanitary landfill design and siting criteria (English)

For two decades, solid waste components in Bank projects have focused on collection of solid wastes, with equipment provided to upgrade operations at existing open dumps. Since early 1990, the private sector has become increasingly involved in the collection, disposal, and treatment of solid waste, and Bank projects have placed greater priority on implementation of new sanitary landfills. The following guidance provides an examination of some of the issues which need to be addressed in landfill siting and design.




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Cointreau, Sandra

Sanitary landfill design and siting criteria (English). Infrastructure notes ; Washington, D.C. : World Bank Group.