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§ 21160. CIWMB--Landfill Gas Control and Leachate Contact. (T14:§ 17781, 17783)

27 CA ADC § 21160Barclays Official California Code of Regulations

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Title 27. Environmental Protection
Division 2. Solid Waste (Refs & Annos)
Subdivision 1. Consolidated Regulations for Treatment, Storage, Processing or Disposal of Solid Waste
Chapter 3. Criteria for All Waste Management Units, Facilities, and Disposal Sites
Subchapter 5. Closure and Post-Closure Maintenance
Article 2. Closure and Post-Closure Maintenance Standards for Disposal Sites and Landfills
27 CCR § 21160
§ 21160. CIWMB--Landfill Gas Control and Leachate Contact. (T14:§ 17781, 17783)
(a) The operator shall implement and maintain landfill gas control and prevent leachate contact with the public or animals according to the requirements of this section.
(b) Gas monitoring and control shall be conducted during the closure and postclosure maintenance period pursuant to Article 6, Subchapter 4 of this chapter.
(c) During the closure/postclosure maintenance period, the owner/operator shall ensure that leachate collection and control is done in a manner which prevents public contact and controls vectors, nuisance and odors.
(d) In designing the LCRS to meet the requirements under § 20340, the owner/operator shall also assure that the LCRS neither:
(1) interferes with landfill gas control; nor
(2) promotes landfill gas migration.


Note: Authority cited: Sections 40502 and 43020, Public Resources Code; and Section 66796.22(d), Government Code. Reference: Section 66796.22(d), Government Code; and Sections 43103 and 44100, Public Resources Code.
1. New section filed 6-18-97; operative 7-18-97 (Register 97, No. 25).
This database is current through 5/19/23 Register 2023, No. 20.
Cal. Admin. Code tit. 27, § 21160, 27 CA ADC § 21160
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