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Geotech’s GA5000 plays its part in the drive to reduce landfill

Geotech’s GA5000 landfill gas analyser is increasingly used on closed landfill sites as policies, including waste separation, take effect around the world, reducing the volume of waste sent to landfill. UK-based Exea Associates uses the GA5000 to maximum effect to understand the changing gas mix and pressures as landfill gas generation slows on a site.
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Tohoku tsunami clean-up uses portable gas analyser for CO detection

20 million tons of waste from the tsunami has been collected into about 200 mounds, similar to landfill sites. Each site is monitored by inserting a 2cm diameter pipe for measuring temperature. The team, led by Dr. Kazuto Endo of the National Institute for Environmental Studies at Tsukuba, are focusing on 10 sites where they are monitoring every two months, sending the results to government
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