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City of Brownood, TX Leachate Evaporation

Brownwood, Texas
End User(s):
City of Brownwood Landfill
City of Brownwood Landfill
Landfill Size:
1.3 million tons waste-in-place (2003)
Project Type:
Leachate Evaporation
Project Size:
300 standard cubic feet per minute (scfm)
Environmental Benefits:
Carbon sequestered annually by 7,600 acres of pine or fir forests, annual greenhouse gas emissions from 6,800 passenger vehicles, or carbon dioxide emissions from 82,600 barrels of oil consumed. Annual energy savings equate to heating 1,000 homes. Estimated emissions reductions of 0.0097 million metric tons of carbon equivalents.
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