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Is there enough room for landfills?



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As long as we need landfills, there will be room for them though we may not appreciate the consequences. The buildings in Kobe, Japan as I understand were built on land fills and the earth shifted far more than predicted for an earthquake of that magnitude. In some places land fills are being mined. It would be great to achieve a state of "what goes in, comes out" in the landfill business. This is an important necessary task that will take engineers scientists, and business politics to sort out.

Michael A Lomonaco



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