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Waterloo Landfill

Site Profile

ECA Number:A140301
ECA Issue Date:31/12/1991
MOE Region:West Central
MOE District:Guelph
Certificate of Approval Issued to:Region of Waterloo
Site Name:Waterloo Landfill
Operation Status:Open
Landfill Type:Municipal
Site Location:925 Erb Street West, Lot 40
Site Municipality:Waterloo
Site County/District/Region:Regional Municipality of Waterloo

Site Approval Conditions

Total Site Area:126.5 Ha
Footprint:71.1 Ha
Total Approved Capacity:14772120 Cubic Metres
Fill Rate:1350 Tonne/Day
Service Area:Cambridge; Kitchener; North Dumfries; Waterloo; Wellesley; Wilmot; Woolwich
Contaminant Attenuation Zone:
Approved Waste Types:Non-Hazardous Solid Domestic, Institutional, Commercial or Industrial, Hazardous material
Air Emmission Monitoring:
Groundwater Monitoring:Semi-Annual
Surface Water Monitoring:Semi-Annual
Landfill Gas Monitoring:Monthly

Engineered Features

Natural Attenuation:
Cover Material:Yes
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):5736000 Cubic Metres
ERC Date Last Determined:31/12/2011
ERC Methodology:Direct Survey (GPS, Total Station)
Total Waste Received (TWR):209907 Tonnes
TWR Methodology:Weighed
Last Reporting Year:2011
Updated: March 27, 2019