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Jargon Buster (N)

An easy to use A to Z of some of the most commonly used terms used throughout the water industry.

A B C D E F G H I J K L M
N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


numeric consent
A consent in which numerical limits are set for the concentration or load of substances discharged and also for the effluent flow.

nutrients
A substance such as nitrogen or phosphorus which provides nourishment to organisms.


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