Emerald ADC Landfill
YOU BURYING DOLLARS IN THE DIRT ?
Wasting valuable space with soil cover?
Emerald's ADC Mulch alternative daily cover method changes dirt
into dollars ! $$
Use spray-on mMulch as daily cover and make your air
space pay you and collect tipping revenue that's lost due to
using your soil as daily cover !
|Old daily cover
||New daily cover
|Slow soil moving
man hours, fuel & labor
|Quick & easy spray-on
With our ADC Mulch method your landfill
- Generate thousands of dollars per year by collecting
tipping fees for filling that daily 6 inches of working face
with solid waste.
- Save thousands of dollars per year by eliminating many
man hours in soil hauling and spreading.
Calculate the value of space
with Soil versus ADC Mulch method
|Old Daily Cover Method -
Soil cover on 1/2 acre working face 6 inches deep using your
own soil or free boiler ash.
|New Daily Cover Method -
ADC Mulch used on 1/2 acre working face at 1/4"
to 1/2" layer.
|You lose 489 cy of space worth an average of
$20 per cubic yard in tipping fees when your soil takes the
place of solid waste.
||Frees-up 489 cubic yards of space worth $20
per cubic yard ! You can subtract the expense of the mulch
|You lose $9,780 per day
|And still generate $9,025 per day! If
you use ADC only 187 days per year that is
a total of $ 1,683,000 per year in added revenue!
Applying our ADC Mulch allows you to skip the soil
and instead just spray on specially formulated, recycled paper,
landfill mulch quickly and easily.
Emerald ADC Landfill
This mulch is the alternate daily landfill cover made
from recycled post consumer paper and wood, polymers, enzyme
complex, biological stimulants, and other proprietary ingredients.
has been approved for use as a routine Alternative Daily Cover
to minimize vector breeding and animal attraction, control
and erosion, reduce fire hazard potential, minimize blowing
litter, reduce noxious odors, and provide an overall aesthetic
to the landfill. It helps breakdown the garbage
faster and alleviate odors. All ingredients are not-toxic
|Alternative For Daily Cover
||Spray on Slurries (ASTM D 6523)
|Meets Government Regulations
||Easy To Mix/Sprays Easily
||Controls Blowing Litter
|Birds Don't Like to Land on it
||Controls Odor and Disease Vector
||Prolonging The Lifespan of Your Landfill
The life of any landfill depends on the remaining permitted
available airspace. Each cubic yard of dirt used for daily
in permanent loss of revenue on space that cannot be sold.
This spray-on mulch does not consume airspace and it meets
or exceeds all of the performance criteria for Alternative
Cover material as required by the Standard Guide for Evaluation
and Selection of Alternative Daily Cover (ADC's) for Sanitary
Landfills (D-6523). When mixed in a Kincaid
1200LF Landfill Mulcher machine and sprayed on as a slurry
sets up to create a complete cover that meets all regulatory
requirements. Emerald's ADC will and has proven to be effective
daily cover in landfills across the USA.
of ADC Mulch as an Alternative Daily Cover
- Simple to install in all weather conditions where tarps are
difficult to install in windy conditions.
- Frees up landfill space for more solid waste that pays.
- Requires only 1 or 2 employees to mix and apply the mulch.
- It only costs about 3 cent per sq. ft. or 27 cents per
sq. yard for the ADC Mulch. (at $15.00 per bag covering
500 sq. ft.)
- No removal required the following morning.
- Working face size is not as critical as with tarps where you
have to match size and configuration of the tarps.
- Employees do not have to walk over the working face to apply
- The blue color gives a pleasing appearance and makes it easy
to see coverage.
- Non-toxic and safe to handle / biodegradable / non-flammable.
of recycled paper and wood.
Mix Ratio and Coverage Data
Mix ratio: 1 bag to 70 gallons water
Coverage (1 bag): 450 sq. ft. per bag
Application and Coverage Data
Pounds of Emerald's ADC
Number of Bags
Coverage Sq. Ft.
2700 sq. ft.
3600 sq. ft.
4950 sq. ft.
5860 sq. ft.
6750 sq. ft.
8550 sq. ft.
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details on the new Landfill Odor Control
ENVIRO-CAP ADC Additive
For landfills that have a local, economical source for paper
mulch, Emerald offers Enviro-Cap ADC Additive for creating
your own ADC mulch! Add Enviro-Cap to your paper mulch or
any hydraulic mulch and meet all the EPA requirements for
ADC mulch! This process, using Enviro-Cap along with any
hydraulic mulch and mixing it in a 1:1 ratio in your hydro
mulcher and with proper spray application, will meet all
Federal specifications for alternate daily cover. Enviro-Cap® is
available in 40 lb. bags and contains a blend of several
ingredients including an odor control product; all the ingredients
needed to form a cementious crust when added to your choice
of hydraulic mulch. Any local hydraulic mulch whether it
be paper, blended, or a wood mulch can be mixed with this
special dry, powder form additive, making a thick oatmeal
like material that can be sprayed as an alternate daily cover.
Creating your own ADC mulch may provide a savings for you
when you compare this additive to the purchase and shipping
price of ADC Mulch. With Enviro-Cap ADC Additive, you don’t
have to ship in bulky ADC mulch, just use your own mulch
and add Enviro-Cap!
Cap it – with Enviro-Cap!
When Enviro-Cap is mixed with your mulch it will meet the
following Federal requirements:
Meets ASTM D4982-95:
Flammability Potential Screening Analysis of Waste
Meets ASTM D6523-00:
Standard Guide for Alternative Daily Cover for Sanitary
- Minimize vector breeding and animal attraction
leachate and erosion
- Reduce fire hazard potential
- Minimize blowing litter
- Alleviate odors
- Provide an overall aesthetic appearance
- Allow accessibility regardless of weather
Application: Enviro-Cap is easy to load and mix with your
Mix one bag of Enviro-Cap with one bag of hydraulic mulch
to 100 gallons of water in your hydro mulcher. This combination
of materials covers 900 square feet and the loading and discharge
of this slurry takes less than one hour. Enviro-Cap is “user-friendly” and “earth-friendly,” it’s
biodegradable and non-toxic.
Please call or email us for pricing
The Kincaid 1200LF Landfill Mulcher can cover 8,000 s.f.
of area in one load and apply it in mere minutes. The
Kincaid 1200LF can also be used for other landfill operations:
Seeding / Watering for newly seeded areas / Fire fighting /
Dust Control / Washing equipment.
our Emerald's ADC Mulch with our
Kincaid 1200LF Landfill Mulcher and change dirt into dollars!
here to learn more about our specially designed off-road mulcher
the Kincaid 1200LF.
To learn more contact Emerald for a free copy
our ADC Catalog.