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Environmental Engineering Dictionary and Directory by Thomas M. Pankratz

By Thomas M. Pankratz

Nonetheless the one reference that covers technical and advertisement environmental phrases, in addition to emblems and model names, the Environmental Engineering Dictionary and listing presents a whole checklist of phrases, model names, and logos. It comprises greater than 8,000 environmental phrases, acronyms and abbreviations - either advertisement and common - multi function easy-to-use source. themes comprise wastewater, potable water, commercial water remedy, seawater desalination, pollution, incineration, harmful waste remediation, and health-related matters. corporation addresses, mobilephone numbers, and email addresses indexed within the listing upload to the scope of data supplied.

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EPA contaminant category of substances for which insufficient or no evidence of carcinogenicity via ingestion exists. catenary bar screen Mechanical screening device using revolving chain-mounted rakes to clean a stationary bar rack. cathode The negative electrode where the current leaves an electrolytic solution. cathodic protection Electrochemical corrosion protection achieved by imposing an electrical potential to counteract the galvanic potential between dissimilar metals which would lead to corrosion.

Carrobic Aerobic digester/thickener used with oxidation ditch wastewater treatment system by Baker Process. Carrousel® Biological oxidation/wastewater treatment system by DHV Water BV, licensed to Baker Process. Carter Product line of JDV Equipment Corp. Cartermix Anaerobic sludge digester mixing system by JDV Equipment Corp. cartridge filter A filter unit with cylindrical replaceable elements or cartridges. Carulite® Catalysts for VOC destruction by Carus Chemical Co. Carver-Greenfield process Multiple effect evaporation process to extract water from sludge.

Best available technology (BAT) The best technology, treatment techniques, or other means available after considering field, rather than solely laboratory conditions. best demonstrated available technology (BDAT) A technology demonstrated in full-scale commercial operation and shown to have statistically better performance than other technologies. best management practice (BMP) The schedules of activities, methods, measures, and other accepted industry management practices to prevent pollution of waters and facilitate compliance with applicable regulations.

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