AREAS OF INTEREST
Controlling Landfill Sites
Researching and raising awareness about the negative effects of uncontrolled open waste dumps on the environment.
Promoting good garbage discharge, and leachate and methane gas management practices.
Leachate is a hazardous by-product of landfills, rich in ammonia and organic material. If it is not properly managed, it can lead to both surface and groundwater contamination. One of the substances which need to be removed from leachate is nitrogen.Read More
Landfill gas is a product that is released during the fermentation of organic substances under anaerobic conditions (without oxygen). It is a high-energy fuel that can substitute fossil fuel. Depending upon the landfill design, as well as waste composition, compaction, moisture and several other factors, landfills are available to collect and use this valuable renewable […]Read More