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EWSWA Regional Landfill - Essex Windsor

Site Profile

ECA Number:A011101
ECA Issue Date:11-05-1982
MOE Region:Southwestern
MOE District:Windsor
Certificate of Approval Issued to:Essex - Windsor Solid Waste Authority
Site Name:EWSWA Regional Landfill - Essex Windsor
Operation Status:Open
Landfill Type:Municipal
Site Location:7700 Essex County Road 18, R.R.#3; Part of Lots 14-16, Concession 7
Site Municipality:Town of Essex
Site County/District/Region:Essex

Site Approval Conditions

Total Site Area:123 Ha
Footprint:65 Ha
Total Approved Capacity:12800000 Cubic Metres
Fill Rate:275000 Tonnes / Year
Service Area:County of Essex, the City of Windsor, the Municipality of Chatham-Kent, the County of Lambton, and the County of Elgin.
Contaminant Attenuation Zone:
Approved Waste Types:Non-Hazardous Solid Domestic, Institutional, Commercial or Industrial
Air Emmission Monitoring:
Groundwater Monitoring:Annual
Surface Water Monitoring:Annual
Landfill Gas Monitoring:Semi-Annual

Engineered Features

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

Most Recent Annually Reported Figures

Estimated Remaining Capacity (ERC):8281900 Cubic Metres
ERC Date Last Determined:31/12/2011
ERC Methodology:Direct Survey (GPS, Total Station)
Total Waste Received (TWR):224572 Tonnes
TWR Methodology:Weighed
Last Reporting Year:2011
Updated: March 27, 2019