Analysis of long-term settlement of municipal solid waste landfills as determined by various settlement estimation methods.

@article{Park2007AnalysisOL,
  title={Analysis of long-term settlement of municipal solid waste landfills as determined by various settlement estimation methods.},
  author={Hyun Il Park and Borinara Park and Seung Rae Lee},
  journal={Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association},
  year={2007},
  volume={57 2},
  pages={243-51}
}
In this study, several existing municipal solid waste (MSW) settlement estimation methods are reviewed and applied to analyze the settlement data of nine MSW landfills. Because a biodegradation-related settlement contributes differently to a long-term total settlement depending on the age of landfills, the actual MSW landfill sites are classified into three groups to specifically address the validity of each method in its prediction of a long-term settlement for each age category. Results… CONTINUE READING

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