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biofiltration
Subject Category
W Physical and Chemical Sciences
X Research, Technology and Engineering
Definition
A technology using microorganisms on a substrate to biologically degrade emissions or effluents (such as sewage, wastewaters, volatile organic compounds).
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/17351.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/17351
Used For
biological filtration
Broader Term
filtration
processing technology
Narrower Term
vermifiltration
Related Term
bioaugmentation
biofilm
biofilters
bioretention areas
constructed wetlands
environmental technology
pollution control
wastewater treatment
Spanish
biofiltración
Term Number
17351