Draft Environmental Guidelines: Solid Waste Landfills (Second edition, 2015)

What are we doing?

These guidelines contain guidance on good practices to be adopted when designing, constructing and operating solid waste landfills. They include a comprehensive update and revision of the first edition of these guidelines, published in 1996.

Why are we doing it?

The EPA's Draft Environmental Guidelines: Solid Waste Landfills have been updated to incorporate legislation and policy changes along with emerging landfilling technologies and techniques.

Go to Draft second edition of Environmental Guidelines: Solid Waste Landfills – public consultation for more information.

What are we doing?

These guidelines contain guidance on good practices to be adopted when designing, constructing and operating solid waste landfills. They include a comprehensive update and revision of the first edition of these guidelines, published in 1996.

Why are we doing it?

The EPA's Draft Environmental Guidelines: Solid Waste Landfills have been updated to incorporate legislation and policy changes along with emerging landfilling technologies and techniques.

Go to Draft second edition of Environmental Guidelines: Solid Waste Landfills – public consultation for more information.

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Email your submission to: waste.operations@epa.nsw.gov.au

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Environment Protection Authority
Attention: Waste Operations 
PO Box A290
Sydney South, NSW 1232

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