fbpx
Icky Landfill Leachate

Icky Landfill Leachate

Landfill leachate results when water from precipitation and rotting waste percolate. They may become toxic when high concentrations of organic and inorganic pollutants mix with the liquids. As little as 36 inches of precipitation can result in one million gallons of...
Metal and Heavy Metal, What is the Difference?

Metal and Heavy Metal, What is the Difference?

Metals are lustrous minerals that conduct heat and electricity to some degree. Other minerals are classified as non-metals or metalloids. Both classes are non-conductive or less conductive than true metals. Metals have been crucially important to the development of...