Answers to common questions about Walleys Quarry

What measures are in place to control the odour? 

Measures to minimise odour include: 

  • Keeping the active tipping area as small as possible.
  • Covering waste as soon as possible (daily cover).
  • Installing temporary and permanent capping over the waste to prevent the release of odours.
  • Ensuring the phasing and capping plans are in place and are implemented.
  • Ensuring the landfill gas management plan is operating effectively to capture and destroy the landfill gas.
  • Ensuring the leachate management plan is operating effectively.
  • Ensuring the waste acceptance procedures are being followed and the controls are implemented.