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Descriptor English: Organic Load
Descriptor Spanish: Carga Orgánica
Descriptor Portuguese: Carga Orgânica
Descriptor French: Charge Organique
Tree number(s): SP4.031.100.200.247.458.002
SP4.031.100.200.292.663.194
Scope note: Amount of oxygen necessary for the biochemical oxidation of the mass of organic matter that is released to the receiving body, in the unit of time. It is usually expressed in tons of BOD per day. (https://bit.ly/3yhGV0W)
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
AN analysis
CL classification
EC economics
EH ethnology
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
PC prevention & control
PL policies
SN statistics & numerical data
Related: Biodegradation, Environmental MeSH
Biological Oxygen Demand Analysis MeSH
Substrates for Biological Treatment DeCS
DeCS ID: 25703
Unique ID: DDCS025703
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Organic Load - Preferred
Concept UI FD00058526
Scope note Amount of oxygen necessary for the biochemical oxidation of the mass of organic matter that is released to the receiving body, in the unit of time. It is usually expressed in tons of BOD per day. (https://bit.ly/3yhGV0W)
Preferred term Organic Load



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