§ 52.002  ABBREVIATIONS.
   The following abbreviations, when used in this subchapter, shall have the designated meanings.
 
BETX
Benzene, ethylbenzene, toluene and xylenes (total)
BOD
Biochemical oxygen demand
BMR
Baseline monitoring report
C
Celsius
C.F.R.
Code of Federal Regulations
COD
Chemical oxygen demand
EPA
Environmental Protection Agency
F
Fahrenheit
FOG
Fat, oil, and grease
GPD
Gallons per day
IDNR
Iowa Department of Natural Resources
lb/day
Pounds per day
mgd
Million gallons per day
mg/l
Milligrams per liter
NCPS
National Categorical Pretreatment Standards or categorical standards
NH3-N
Ammonia nitrogen
NPDES
National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System
O&G
Oil and grease
POTW
Publicly owned treatment works
SCP
Spill control plan
SIC
Standard industrial classification
SNC
Significant noncompliance
RCRA
Resource Conservation and Recovery Act
TCLP
Toxicity characteristic leaching procedure
TFE
Trichlorotrifluoroethane
TKN
Total Kjeldahl nitrogen
TOH
Total organic hydrocarbons
TPI-I
Total purgeable hydrocarbons
TRC
Technical review criteria
TSS
Total suspended solids
TTO
Total toxic organics
U.S.C.
United States Code
U.S. EPA
United States Environmental Protection Agency
VPH
Volatile petroleum hydrocarbons
 
(Ord. 2010-09, passed 7-13-2010; Am. Ord. 2019-03, passed 2-26-2019)