n IMIESA - Linbro Park landfill goes green : waste management

Volume 31, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 0257-1978
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  • Source : IMIESA, Volume 31, Issue 1, Jan 2006, p. 17
  • Accreditation : Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET)



Extracted from text ... One of the most ambitious landfill rehabilitation projects ever undertaken by Pikitup Johannesburg is to turn Linbro Park into a passive recreational and educational area with environmentally focused facilities. The site is set to reach the end of its operational lifespan within 16 months. In turn, the rehabilitation project will be completed within five years. The ambitious second phase will begin after closure and will include a UNISA office and community participation area with an eco-diverse wetland, herb garden, library, community centre, environmental education centre, botanical garden and a nursery. A composting operation, materials recycling facility and a waste ..

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