Assume the following fraction, by weight, of material in a refuse: a. Estimate the in-place density of this refuse, using the bulk density values listed in Table 8-1. b. If the following materials are recovered in a materials recovery operation, estimate the bulk density of the remaining refuse going to the landfill: c. If the life of the landfill for this community was originally calculated as 10 years, what is the expected life if the materials listed in pan (b) are recovered?

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Chapter 8, Problem 8.3P
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Assume the following fraction, by weight, of material in a refuse:

Chapter 8, Problem 8.3P, Assume the following fraction, by weight, of material in a refuse: a. Estimate the in-place density , example  1

a. Estimate the in-place density of this refuse, using the bulk density values listed in Table 8-1.
b. If the following materials are recovered in a materials recovery operation, estimate the bulk density of the remaining refuse going to the landfill:

Chapter 8, Problem 8.3P, Assume the following fraction, by weight, of material in a refuse: a. Estimate the in-place density , example  2

c. If the life of the landfill for
this community was originally calculated as 10 years, what is the expected life if the materials listed in pan (b) are recovered?

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