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Project Profile

Cherokee Run, OH Leachate Evaporation

Bellefontaine, Ohio
End User(s):
Cherokee Run Landfill, Inc.
Cherokee Run Landfill, Inc.
Landfill Size:
7.4 million tons waste-in-place (2005)
Project Type:
Leachate Evaporation
Project Size:
799 standard cubic feet per minute (scfm)
Environmental Benefits:
Carbon sequestered annually by 2,100 acres of pine or fir forests, annual greenhouse gas emissions from 1,900 passenger vehicles, or carbon dioxide emissions from 23,200 barrels of oil consumed. Annual energy savings equate to heating 2,700 homes. Estimated emissions reductions of 0.0027 million metric tons of carbon equivalents.
LMOP Partners Involved:
DTE Biomass Energy, Republic Services, Inc., Shaw Environmental, Inc.
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