Agency consults on water monitoring guide for landfills

A guidance document on monitoring landfill leachate, surface and groundwaters was quietly put out for consultation by the Environment Agency in January. 1 The document greatly expands on existing guidance. But experts have criticised it for over-reliance on "custom and practice" in interpreting monitoring data and failing to promote the use of sophisticated statistical techniques to give earlier warning of the potential for pollution.

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