Application of the IPCC Waste Model to solid waste disposal sites in tropical countries: case study of Thailand.

@article{Wangyao2010ApplicationOT,
  title={Application of the IPCC Waste Model to solid waste disposal sites in tropical countries: case study of Thailand.},
  author={Komsilp Wangyao and Sirintornthep Towprayoon and Chart Chiemchaisri and Shabbir H. Gheewala and Annop Nopharatana},
  journal={Environmental monitoring and assessment},
  year={2010},
  volume={164 1-4},
  pages={249-61}
}
Measurements of landfill methane emission were performed at nine solid waste disposal sites in Thailand, including five managed sanitary landfills (four deep and one shallow landfills) and four unmanaged landfills (three deep and one shallow dumpsites). It was found that methane emissions during the rainy season were about five to six times higher than… CONTINUE READING