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Wastewater Glossaries

Please consult the links below for helpful glossaries of wastewater terminology. Please note that the sites these links access are not part of the DEC web site.

CRC Press - Environmental Engineering Dictionary

Virigina Department of Health Biosolid Lifecycle Glossary of Terms

US EPA Office of Wastewater Management Glossary

US EPA Terms of the Environment