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Steffen Walter  Identity Verified
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Nov 6, 2002

Hi all,

this posting is a repetition of the one I\'d sent shortly after the server damage so some of you might have read it already.

Anyway, this is just to share a short list of some interesting web sources when it comes to environmental terms search:

1. An entire list of terminological sources regarding the environment can be found @

Most of the sources cited there are monolingual German but you\'ll find some GeEn glossaries/dictionaries as well.


is the multilingual environmental glossary of the EEA (European Environment Agency), covering all official EU languages.

3. Three GeEn sources on landfill technology/management:


(Ge->En landfill technology glossary)


(its En->Ge counterpart)


(En->Ge landfill sealing/capping glossary)


(KATALYSE environmental dictionary, monolingual German)


(monolingual German glossary of environmental and sustainability indicators, some English equivalents added)


(Federal Environmental Agency Ge->En glossary of terms pertaining to environmental protection)


(its En->Ge counterpart)

Hope these sources are of any help



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Henri Barreiro Domingo  Identity Verified
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Merci! Nov 6, 2002

Je n\'ai pas eu encore le temps de tous les regarder mais cela semble être très complet.

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Mats Wiman  Identity Verified
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Guess if !!! Nov 6, 2002

Thanks a lot!

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Charlotte Blank  Identity Verified
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Maybe there are some more now Jun 24, 2015 :

Fachwörterbuch Deponietechnik - htm-Dateien

Allgemeines | Deponieabdichtung | Deponiebetrieb |

Fachwörterbuch Deponietechnik - pdf-Dateien

aufgeteilt nach Sachgebieten

| Allgemeines | Deponieentwurf, Deponiebau| Abdichtung, Technik |
| Geologische Barriere, Standort, Mineralogie | Sickerwasser | Deponiegas |
| Deponiebetrieb, Überwachung, Deponiekörper | Maschinen|Boden, Rekultivierung |
| Abfallarten |

Dictionary on Landfill Technology - pdf-Files

Special Topics only as German pdf-files

| General | Geological Barrier | Landfill Design and Construction |
| Landfill Liner and Landfill Cap | Landfill Operation, Monitoring, Landfill Body |
| Machinery | Soil and Revegetation | Landfill Gas | Landfill Leachate |
| Waste Types |

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