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What is the design permeability of the clay liner?

(a) 10^-8

(b) 10^-9

(c) 10^-10

(d) 10^-11

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This interesting question is from Landfill Disposal in chapter Landfill Disposal of Hazardous Waste Management

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The correct choice is (a) 10^-8

Easy explanation: The design permeability of the clay liner is 10^-8 metre per second (m/s) and to avoid cracking of clay +4% wet of optimum moisture content is maintained.

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