Beneficial Use of Old Landfills as a Parkland Amenity

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Research was commissioned by the EPA in response to the large no of landfills that are closed/closing and need to be restored in the coming years.

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Ms. Cathriona Cahill

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Author(s)Cahill, C.
Title Of WebsiteSecure Archive For Environmental Research Data
Publication InformationBeneficial Use of Old Landfills as a Parkland Amenity
Name of OrganisationEnvironmental Protection Agency Ireland
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Unique Identifier1ae578fc-5d81-11e7-b825-005056ae0019
Date of AccessLast Updated on SAFER: 2024-07-14

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SAFER-Data Display URL
Resource Keywordslandfill, restoration, landfill directive, case study
EPA/ERTDI/STRIVE Project Code2011-SD-DS-3
EPA/ERTDI/STRIVE Project ThemeNot Applicable
Resource Availability: Any User Can Download Files From This Resource
Limitations on the use of this ResourceNONE
Number of Attached Files (Publicly and Openly Available for Download): 1
Project Start Date Monday 2nd January 2012 (02-01-2012)
Earliest Recorded Date within any attached datasets or digital objects Monday 2nd January 2012 (02-01-2012)
Most Recent Recorded Date within any attached datasets or digital objects Saturday 1st July 2017 (01-07-2017)
Published on SAFERFriday 30th June 2017 (30-06-2017)
Date of Last EditTuesday 25th July 2017 at 10:42:14 (25-07-2017)
Datasets or Files Updated On Tuesday 25th July 2017 at 10:42:14 (25-07-2017)

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Case studies undertaken of landfill restoration works planned and undertaken in at various Local Authority sites in Dublin, Cork Waterford. Other details were provided for similar work in UK and elsewhere in Europe.

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The desk study was undertaken as a support to the large no of landfill operators with plans to close/restor landfills in the coming years.
Supplementary Information
Various case studies of landfill restoration works described in Word format
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