Examples of landfill in a Sentence
using landfill to dispose of trash
Part of the city was built on landfill.
Recent Examples of landfill from the Web
The two most recent tax hikes to MDC customers, commissioners have said, have been impacted by DEEP’s refusal to pay for treating the groundwater coming from the landfill.
When fully implemented, the move is expected to remove 250,000 plastic drinking straws from landfills each day — totaling more than 100 million annually, according to an MGM news release.
In 2014, Hyatt introduced its 2020 Environmental Sustainability Vision that included goals to reduce energy consumption, emissions, and water usage, diverting waste away from landfills, and buying sustainable products like fish.
Another program, called the Green Team, sends volunteers into the stands between innings to collect recyclables, which saves almost 400 tons of waste from landfills.
The Salt Lake City task force helped launch a curbside composting program that diverts food waste from landfills.
The zoo is the first zoo in the world to implement such a system, which will divert 47 tons of material away from landfills, said Ohio EPA Director Craig Butler at a public unveiling on Monday.
The dispensers contain Paul Mitchell Tea Tree brand products and Marriott estimates that the average hotel will divert from landfills more than 23,000 tiny bottles, or 250 pounds of plastic, per year.
From those, it's collected 176,000 car seats resulting in 2.6 million pounds of materials diverted from landfills.
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LANDFILL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of landfill for English Language Learners
: a system in which waste materials are buried under the ground
: an area where waste is buried under the ground
LANDFILL Defined for Kids
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