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How Landfills Work

By: Craig Freudenrich, Ph.D.

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  • "Municipal Solid Waste." Environmental Protection Agency. Jan. 3, 2008. (Aug. 21, 2008)http://www.epa.gov/garbage/facts.htm

Our thanks to Marshall Parrish, education specialist, and Ivan Dickey, solid waste inspector, of Wake County Solid Waste Management Division, Raleigh, N.C., for the tour of the landfill and their advice in the preparation of this article.­

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