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Sudbury Landfill

Site Profile

ECA Number:1443-53NP87
ECA Issue Date:26/01/2002
MOE Region:Northern
MOE District:Sudbury
Certificate of Approval Issued to:City of Greater Sudbury
Site Name:Sudbury Landfill
Operation Status:Open
Landfill Type:Municipal
Site Location:2870 Kingsway Road; Lots 7-9, Concessions 4 & 5
Site Municipality:City of Greater Sudbury
Site County/District/Region:Sudbury

Site Approval Conditions

Total Site Area:300 Ha
Footprint:27.2 Ha
Total Approved Capacity:7587500 Cubic Metres
Fill Rate:360 Tonnes / Day
Service Area:Regional Municipality of Sudbury
Contaminant Attenuation Zone:Yes
Approved Waste Types:Solid residential, institutional, commercial and industrial non-Hazardous
Air Emmission Monitoring:
Groundwater Monitoring:Semi-Annual
Surface Water Monitoring:Tri-Annually
Landfill Gas Monitoring:Bi-Monthly

Engineered Features

Natural Attenuation:
Liners:Yes
Cover Material:
Leachate Off Site Treatment:
Leachate On Site Treatment:Yes
Landfill Gas Management (P):
Landfill Gas Management (F):Yes
Landfill Gas Management (E):
Financial Assurance:
Required to Collect Landfill Gas:Yes
Landfill Gas Collected:Yes

Most Recent Annually Reported Figures

Estimated Remaining Capacity (ERC):3326116 Cubic Metres
ERC Date Last Determined:31/05/2010
ERC Methodology:Aerial Photogrammetry
Total Waste Received (TWR):68388 Tonnes
TWR Methodology:Weighed
Last Reporting Year:2010
Updated: March 27, 2019