The Keele Valley Landfill was the largest landfill in Canada and the third largest
in North .... had filed a legal suit contesting the choices of the IWA report for future
landfill sites to host the...
Aug 18, 2011 ... We are a society that has a talent for producing waste, yet we don't even know
truly how many landfills we have in Canada. Do you know how ...
Jul 25, 2014 ... The decomposition of organic waste in landfills produces a gas which is
composed primarily of methane, a greenhouse gas contributing to ...
Jan 22, 2014 ... Large landfill sites. Information about large landfills in the province. Data with the
following information for large landfills: landfill capacity; fill ...
www.ccme.ca/files/Resources/waste/wst_mgmt/State_Waste_Mgmt_in_Canada April 2015 revised.pdf
Exhibit 28: Quantity of Organics Diverted from Landfill in Canada 2000-2010 . .....
modern standards; ensuring that all disposal sites have controlled access; and ...
Jun 15, 2012 ... Landfills. In Canada, landfill sites produce about 27 million metric tonnes of
carbon dioxide equivalent in methane emissions annually.
Although there is ample space to create landfill sites in Canada, many residents
are opposed to having landfills close to their communities. In the 1990s, when ...
Jan 5, 2013 ... By the age of 6 months, the average Canadian has consumed the same ... (
Environment Canada); There are well over 10,000 landfill sites in ...
Dec 14, 2010 ... What's more, landfills also have significant impacts on air quality. ... the
technology to capture methane is growing, Environment Canada reports ... is the
MOE's laissez-faire approach to regulating and inspecting landfill sites.
Dec 9, 2013 ... There is concern that Canada's landfills are reaching capacity and it is becoming
increasingly difficult to find sites for new ones. Landfills also ...