Uniform Terminology for Rural Waste Management
|Publication Date:||1 October 1994|
Purpose and Scope
The terminology reported herein is intended to establish uniformity in terms used in the field of rural waste management and to serve as a focal point for the development of useful new terms and definitions. Terms and definitions were adopted from related fields where applicable.
Standard procedures for the determination of values for many of the terms defined herein may be found in Standard Methods for the Examination of Water and Wastewater, American Public Health Association, Washington, D.C. A source of additional wastewater terms can be found in the Glossary - Water and Waste Water Control Engineering, Water Environment Federation, Alexandria, VA.