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19:25 Feb 16, 2005
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German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng / water treatment facility
German term or phrase: Hauptstoffe
This is from a contract for the construction of a leachate (seepage water) treatment facility. I'd appreciate ideas on what "Hauptstoffe" might be. There are also Ein- und Ausgangsstoffe.

- Durchsicht der vom Auftraggeber zur Verfügung gestellten Grundlagendaten
- Ermittlung eines wirtschaftlichen Membranbiologiekonzepts mit Ermittlung der wesentlichen Baugrößen der Hauptkomponenten (Bioreaktoren, Membranfläche)
- Darstellung des Verfahrens als einfacher Lageplan und Blockfließbild
- Abstimmung der Vor- und Nachteile des Konzepts am jeweiligen Standort
- Planung des relevanten Verfahrens auf Grundlage der Normen „Fließbilder verfahrenstechnischer Anlagen“
- Erstellen eines Grundfließbildes mit folgenden Informationen:
- Benennung der Rechtecke
- Benennung der Ein- und Ausgangsstoffe
- Fließweg und Fließrichtung der Hauptstoffe
- Durchflüsse bzw. Mengen der Ein- und Ausgangsstoffe sowie der Hauptstoffe
- Benennung von Energien bzw. Energieträgern
Kim Metzger
Mexico
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3ComponentsxxxBrandis
2main components
Vito Smolej
2major waste componentZareh Darakjian Ph.D.


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major waste component


Explanation:
I think "stoffe" here is in reference to waste..

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Note added at 25 mins (2005-02-16 19:50:51 GMT)
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Eingangstoffe = incoming waste water

europa.eu.int/comm/environment/water/water-urbanwaste/directiv.html

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Note added at 25 mins (2005-02-16 19:51:15 GMT)
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http://europa.eu.int/comm/environment/water/water-urbanwaste...

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Note added at 30 mins (2005-02-16 19:55:32 GMT)
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On second thought, Hauptstoffe could be \"first flush\" possibly.

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Note added at 31 mins (2005-02-16 19:56:55 GMT)
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http://europa.eu.int/comm/environment/water/water-urbanwaste...

www.epa.nsw.gov.au/mao/stormwater.htm

Zareh Darakjian Ph.D.
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Components


Explanation:
Components - These sound like components, where as Ein / Ausgangsstoffe could be raw material and produce. I have no direct reference for this usage other than what I had read in chemistry.

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main components


Explanation:
...like aerating oxygene, active coal, flotation materials (I'm just brainstorming/jamming)

And it's not waste plant, must be some sort of a purification facility, if I understand the context correctly.

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