Skip to content
Courses at Luleå university of technology

Landfill Technology

7.5 Credits, Course, master's level, A7001B
Knowledge on waste landfills, their function, construction, operation and closure

The course provides fundamental understanding of waste landfills, their function, construction, operation and closure as well as practical skills within the subject. Keywords describing the course content: Waste management, landfill, environment, construction, chemistry, characterisation, leachate, gas, emissions, treatment, geology, hydrology, excursion, laboratory assignments


Do you want to know more about the course?

The course syllabus includes a description of the course and literature to be used. Within ten weeks before the course starts, a current course syllabus is published.

Frequently asked questions

Here you will find frequently asked questions about studying at Luleå University of Technology.


For detailed questions about the course please do not hesitate to contact us.

Lale Andreas

Lale Andreas, Associate Professor

Organisation: Waste Science and Technology, Geosciences and Environmental Engineering, Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering
Phone: +46 (0)920 492262