Kōrero: Sewage, water and waste

Sanitary landfill

This cross-section of a sanitary landfill shows how leachate is collected and landfill gas vented or flared. The base of the landfill is lined, and the base of the tip is above the level of groundwater.

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Source: H. G. Leach & Company

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Christine Dann, 'Sewage, water and waste - Cleaning up dumps', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/interactive/24458/sanitary-landfill (accessed 3 June 2020)

He kōrero nā Christine Dann, i tāngia i te 11 Mar 2010