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Successful backfilling and landfill must satisfy regulatory authorities as well as owners and users, so independent quality management is needed. John F Thompson, principal adviser, geotechnics at the Applied Environmental Research Centre looks at the philosophy behind the regulations, and suggests principles for rigorous construction quality management.