Landfill suitability test for inert landfill (331/2013)

The Finnish Government Decree on Landfills (331/2013) requires a specific set of analyses to be performed on waste materials before their disposal in a landfill.

Analyses for inert landfill:

  • Sample crushing to 4 mm

  • Dry matter (%)

  • Leaching test (EN 12457-3:2002)

  • Total organic carbon, TOC (%w/w)

  • BTEX (mg/kg)

  • PCBs (mg/kg)

  • Mineral oil, C10-C40 (mg/kg)

  • PAHs (mg/kg)

  • pH

  • Acid neutralization capacity, ANC

  • Soluble metals (As, Ba, Cd, Cr, Cu, Hg, Mo, Ni, Pb, Sb, Se, Zn) (mg/kg)

  • Chloride, Cl (mg/kg)

  • Fluoride, F (mg/kg)

  • Sulphate, SO4 (mg/kg)

  • Phenol index

  • Dissolved organic carbon, DOC (mg/kg)

  • Total dissolved solids, TDS (mg/kg)

Suitable sample matrices
Soil, concrete, brick and some other matrixes
Required sample quantity
2 - 3 kg
Typical turnaround time
1 - 3 weeks after receiving the samples
Available quality systems
Accredited test method

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First sample (Excl. VAT):
774 €
Additional samples (Excl. VAT):
678 €per sample
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