Ruby Michael  
Cities Research Institute, 
Griffith University & Richard Yeates


Program item: 
Plant selection for Queensland landfill caps: emerging trends and methods
 
Wednesday 27 March 2019
 
11:35 am
 Session 1:
Landfill Closure

Biography
Dr. Ruby Michael is a Phytocap Specialist with the Cities Research Institute and a Lecturer in the School of Engineering and Built Environment at Griffith University. She has worked in the waste industry for more than a decade as a researcher, environmental consultant and operator including as environmental auditor representative for the design and construction quality assurance of landfills. At Griffith University, her research team work to improve design understanding and standardised procedures to enable industry to capitalise on the long-term containment and legacy benefits of landfill phytocaps.