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
Clean Energy Fuels is also seeking a way to expand its reach by using natural gas extracted from landfills and farms to supply filling stations.
The current uses of former landfills should be identified, and the map should be made available to the public to ensure the mistakes of the past are remedied and communities aren’t built on toxic sites, Harden added.
The change came as Mayor Greg Fischer and the old waste board were about to make public a road map on how to dramatically increase recycling and landfill diversion rates.
At issue is more than 1,000 cubic yards of radioactive oil and gas drilling waste that state officials say were brought into Kentucky illegally and dumped at the Estill landfill from July through November 2015.
She was murdered in November of 1969; her body was discovered in a landfill outside the city.
That's good news for our landfills but bad news for our city budget.
For two weeks, striking workers blocked the entrances to garbage truck depots and landfills in Athens and around the country, and thousands of tons of refuse piled up around trash bins, rotting in the scorching heat.
The goal was to virtually eliminate placement of trash at landfills by 2040 and achieve a mandatory recycling rate of 65 percent by 2020.
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First Known Use of landfill
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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
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