13.12.120 – Abbreviations

The following abbreviations, when used in this chapter, shall have the designated meanings:

  • BOD       -        Biochemical Oxygen Demand
  • CFR        -        Code of Federal Regulations
  • COD       -        Chemical Oxygen Demand
  • EPA        -        U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
  • FOG        -        Fats, oil and grease
  • GPD        -        gallons per day
  • IEPA       -        Illinois Environmental Protection Agency
  • MG/L      -        milligrams per liter
  • NPDES   -        National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System
  • POTW     -        Publicly Owned Treatment Works
  • RCRA     -        Resource Conservation and Recovery Act
  • SIC         -        Standard Industrial Classification
  • TSS         -        Total Suspended Solids
  • U.S.C.     -        United States Code