(415 ILCS 5/22.27)
(from Ch. 111 1/2, par. 1022.27)
Alternative Daily Cover for Sanitary Landfills.
(a) If the Agency determines that any or all chemical foams provides a cover
material that is as good as, or better than, the traditional soil cover
commonly used in this State, the Agency shall certify that material as
meeting the requirements of this Section. If the Agency determines that
any alternative materials other than chemical foams adequately satisfies
daily cover requirements at sanitary landfills, it shall permit use of
such materials at such facilities.
(b) In complying with the daily cover requirements imposed on sanitary
landfills by Board regulation, the operator of a sanitary landfill may use
any foam that has been certified by the Agency under this Section in place
of a soil cover.
(Source: P.A. 92-574, eff. 6-26-02.)