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waste lagoons

Artificial ponds used for the storage and/or treatment of wastewaters, liquid wastes, sludges, or spent nuclear fuel. Also, they collect overspill from surface drains during heavy rains.
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  • constructed lagoons
  • artificial lagoons
  • stabilization lagoons
  • stabilization ponds
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