At the end of each definition in this Glossary there is a number in brackets. This indicates the number of the Study Session where the term is first used in this OpenWASH module.
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area of land set aside for the final disposal of solid waste (1)
gas that forms in landfills as the waste decomposes – mainly a mixture of carbon dioxide and methane (10)
polluted water that emerges at the base of landfilled waste (10)
any waste in a liquid or semi-solid form, including human waste and all types of wastewater (1)