Meaning, Term, and Glossary Definition - What is Cap?

A layer of clay, or other impermeable material installed over the top of a closed landfill to prevent entry of rainwater and minimize leachate.

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Acid Neutralizing Capacity   Assimilative Capacity   Capacity Assurance Plan   Capillary Action   Capillary Fringe   Capture Efficiency   Carrying Capacity   Design Capacity   Dinocap   
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