Who issues the contract and how often must refuse trucks be cleaned (each State
has different rules)?
DOL; once a week.
DEH; each time refuse is emptied.
Host unit; twice a week.
When may open burning of rubbish or debris take place on post?
Anytime under a new rule in AR 200-1.
When the installation commander says it's OK, if it doesn't conflict with
existing laws, and if it is controlled.
Twice a week.
With sanitary landfills, for what type of land is the area method used and how high
could the layering go?
Sandy like in Florida; 5 feet.
Firm like in Maryland; 20 feet.
Rocky like in San Antonio; 10 feet.
Good, rich, and arid like in California; 15 feet high.
Using the trench method, why is it important to construct a ramp on the windward
side (see figure 1-6)?
a. To minimize the blowing of refuse.
b. To get a push up the ramp.
c. To use up the dirt from the trench.