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Bensfort Road - Peterborough

Site Profile

ECA Number:A341508
ECA Issue Date:29/12/1993
MOE Region:Eastern
MOE District:Peterborough
Certificate of Approval Issued to:The Corporation of the City of Peterborough
Site Name:Bensfort Road - Peterborough
Operation Status:Open
Landfill Type:Municipal
Site Location:1260 Bensfort Road; Part of Lots 13-15, Concession 13/14, Otonabee Ward
Site Municipality:Township of Otonabee-South Monaghan
Site County/District/Region:Peterborough

Site Approval Conditions

Total Site Area:177 Ha
Footprint:27.5 Ha
Total Approved Capacity:4445000 Cubic Metres
Fill Rate:85000 Tonnes / Year
Service Area:City of Peterborough and all municipalities within the County of Peterborough
Contaminant Attenuation Zone:Yes
Approved Waste Types:Non-hazardous solid domestic, institutional, commercial or industrial
Air Emmission Monitoring:Daily
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):1563500 Cubic Metres
ERC Date Last Determined:31/01/2012
ERC Methodology:Direct Survey (GPS, Total Station)
Total Waste Received (TWR):72277 Tonnes
TWR Methodology:Weighed
Last Reporting Year:2011
Updated: March 27, 2019