Title: Alternative Cover Assessment Program 
Resource Type: web links 
Producers or distributor Remediation Technologies Development Forum - RTDF 
Author / Producer Type: Professional / trade / industry associations, institutes or networks 
Web link for product information: http://www.acap.dri.edu/  
EUGRIS Keyword(s): Brownfields
Contaminated land-->Remediation options-->Passive and hydraulicContainment
 
Short description: The goal of the Alternative Cover Assessment Program (ACAP) is the development of field-scale performance data for landfill final cover systems. Both prescriptive (RCRA) and innovative alternative cover designs are currently being tested in the project. ACAP is part of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) - National Risk Management Research Laboratory's (NRMRL) Superfund Innovative Technology Evaluation (SITE) Program established to promote the development of new and innovative technologies used to address hazardous waste problems... 
Link to Organisation(s): RTDF Remediation Technologies Development Forum
 
Submitted By: Professor Paul Bardos WhoDoesWhat?      Last update: 24/07/2006