A disposal site employing an engineering method of disposing of solid wastes in a manner that minimizes environmental hazards by spreading, compacting to the smallest volume, and applying cover material over all exposed waste at the end of each operating day. A type of operation in which refuse and earth or other suitable cover material […]
A platform with or without a roof having an area not exceeding 2.2 square metres and extending horizontally from the wall of a building no more than 1.25 metres, adjacent to a door and providing direct access to the ground or a stair. A platform without a roof having an area not exceeding 2.2 square […]
An object that provides “external points of orientation, usually an easily identifiable physical object in the urban landscape” (Lynch, 1960). In contemporary metropolises, such landmarks often comprise towers or high-rise buildings.