Forum meeting October 2015
Wednesday 21st October 2015, Priory Rooms, 40 Bull Street, Birmingham B4 6AF. 09:30 - 16:00
Chair: Keith Knox
Welcome and Introduction to the meeting [Professor William Powrie, University of Southampton]
Recent developments in landfill aftercare in the Netherlands [Heijo Scharff, Afvalzorg]
LANDSS (landfill aftercare decision support system) update and discussion [Richard Beaven, University of Southampton]
Assessing, capturing and utilising methane at closed landfills- An overview of the ACUMEN project and the reports and tools developed [Matt Askin, Environment Agency]
Monitoring gas at closed landfills – Techniques developed and demonstrated during ACUMEN and results obtained [Andrew Brunton, Ground-Gas Solutions]
An overview of the work at our demonstration sites and a site owner’s perspective on how the lessons from ACUMEN could apply to other closed landfill [Charles Wright, Norfolk County Council]
Discussion, Wrap up, what next?
The meeting closed at ~4pm. It was agreed that the next Forum meeting would be scheduled sometime between April and June 2016.