Introduced by Tony Robinson, this video describes in simple terms the operation of
If we are to begin building a sustainable future it is important to understand
what happens to our waste after it is thrown in the skip, where it goes and the role
landfill will have to play for some time to come.
Tracing the story step-by-step,
beginning on an early rubbish tip or 'midden' and concluding on a modern landfill,
the programme illustrates:
why landfills need liners
why methane is produced (and how to deal with it)
how to deter unwelcome guests such as seagulls and other birds
This video will provide a useful addition to your training resources when it comes
to the subject of waste.