Articles

August 20, 2021

Landfill Partial Final Covers, Talking-Trash, Aug. 2021

Dr. Khatami’s summer read for landfill engineers – concise and loaded with tips and advice.    

August 13, 2021

Vapor intrusion rules hamper infill projects, Daily Transcript, Aug. 13, 2021

Vapor intrusion rules hamper infill projects published by The Daily Transcript based on an interview with SCS Engineers expert Dan Johnson.   More articles about vapor intrusion here: A helpful list of resources to use – compiled by the experts at SCS Engineers. Resources include videos, USEPA, and ABA ...

July 29, 2021

The Pungent History of America’s Garbage Mountains, Popular Mechanics, 2021

Mike McLaughlin helps Popular Mechanics readers understand why we build on former dumps and closed landfills. Building with old plastics and terraforming mountains of garbage may seem like somewhat of a backward solution, but the best alternative—developing solutions that create less waste in the first place—is slowly evolving too. ...

July 28, 2021

SCS software helps simplify landfill gas monitoring – Waste Today and C&D, July 2021

During the 2021 Summer of Compliance, landfill operators are preparing to meet new Clean Air Act compliance standards. Waste Today and Construction & Demolition magazines featuring SCSeTools – in use on one-third of U.S. landfills to track LFG monitoring data. eTools is easy to use and change parameters, tracks ...

July 27, 2021

Managing Household Hazardous Waste in the Wake of Storms, Waste360, July 2021

Quality Advisor focused on safety, Mike Knox, supports landfill operators dealing with household hazardous wastes. Mike provides us with plenty of good advice in this Waste360 article.     More articles by Mike Knox: Hydrogen Sulfide at Landfills, SWANA Newsletter An operational perspective of technology in the solid waste ...