Explores the geotechnical properties and behavior of waste fill materials. 23 peer-reviewed papers provide solutions to problems pertaining to placing methods, field and laboratory sampling and testing, classification, and in-situ improvement methods.
Papers in 4 sections:
Landfill Investigations, Design, Construction
Stabilization, Compaction, Consolidation
Stability and Settlement Analyses
and Case Histories.
Useful handbook for design and construction on and in the large number of closed landfills in North America and elsewhere.