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Chromated Copper Arsenate (CCA)

Issue 1

What impact does CCA-treated wood have on the solid waste stream?

Construction and Demolition Debris

Issue 2

What is the composition and amount of C&D in Florida’s waste stream?

Landfill Issues

Issue 3

Are shredded tires an effective material to use in Landfill Leachate Collection Systems (LCS)?  When used in an LCS, do tire shreds foul or compress under load?

Special Wastes

Issue 4

What are the concentrations of lead in soil, groundwater and surface water at shooting ranges in Florida?  How can shooting ranges be managed to minimize their impact on the environment?

Issue 5

What are the concentrations of arsenic in soil, groundwater and surface water at golf courses in Florida?  How can golf courses be managed to minimize their impact on the environment?

Issue 6

What is the practical impact of disposing of electronic equipment in lined and unlined landfills in Florida?  Do Cathode Ray Tubes cause lead contamination of leachate at landfills

Issue 7

What is the applicability of TCLP and SPLP tests in assessing a waste for its potential to contaminate soil or groundwater?

Issue 8

What are the characteristics of stormwater sediments, catch basin sediments, and street sweepings?  Information obtained will be used to determine the disposal and reuse options for these solid wastes.

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