Environmental terms sources (mainly GermanEnglish)
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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.

2. http://glossary.eea.eu.int/EEAGlossary/

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

3. Three GeEn sources on landfill technology/management:

a) http://www.deponie-stief.de/woerterbuch/pdf/woerter_alles_mai02.pdf

(Ge->En landfill technology glossary)

b) http://www.deponie-stief.de/woerterbuch/pdf/words_all_may02.pdf

(its En->Ge counterpart)

c) http://www.deponie-stief.de/woerterbuch/pdf/woedict98.pdf

(En->Ge landfill sealing/capping glossary)

4. http://www.umweltlexikon-online.de/fp/archiv/RUBhome/index.php

(KATALYSE environmental dictionary, monolingual German)

5. http://www.bmu.de/download/dateien/csd_04.pdf

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

6. http://www.umweltbundesamt.de/glossar/glossar.doc

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

7. http://www.umweltbundesamt.de/glossar/glossary.doc

(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

http://www.deponie-stief.de/woerterbuch/index.htm :

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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