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An investigation into the technical feasibility of using vegetated submerged bed constructed wetlands for the treatment of landfill leachate.
Landfill leachate treatment in South Africa is still in its early stages; research has been conducted but primarily at pilot scale level. Current legislation in South Africa does not prohibit the discharge of landfill ...
Nitrate removal from treated landfill leachate using a mix of vegetable waste and immature compost as a carbon source (simulation) in batches.
The aim of this dissertation was to investigate how effective the process of removing nitrates from treated leachate, and if it is possible to apply to a landfill treatment plant. The leachate is high strength landfill ...
Denitrification of high strength landfill leachate using garden refuse compost and pine bark.
Landfill leachate, a toxic by-product formed through the decomposition of organic matter, is harmful to the environment and human health. After nitrification, the concentration of nitrate in discharged leachate may still ...
Investigation into the denitrification of high strength landfill leachate using pine bark and raw and composted commercial garden refuse as a carbon source : column studies.
Landfill leachate, the liquid discharge from Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) landfills, is the combination of the surface runoff and ground water that percolates through the waste and the liquid contained in the waste itself ...