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landfill liner performance

Spanish translation: eficacia de revestimientos de vertederos

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23:06 Oct 31, 2000
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Science
English term or phrase: landfill liner performance
...including groundwater testing, landfill liner performance, methane migration and redevelopment potential.
Virginia Serenelli
Local time: 20:06
Spanish translation:eficacia de revestimientos de vertederos
Explanation:
is what the phrase literally means, but the context suggests that a company is testing groundwater, checking liners for leaks, looking at methane migration, and evaluating redevelopment potential, which you might want to make explicit in your translation. (The original is altogether too elliptical.) In this case I would suggest something like "comprobar la impermeabilidad de ...".
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xxxJon Zuber
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Summary of answers provided
nacomportamiento de la capa de relleno
Jose Marabotto
naeficacia de revestimientos de vertederosxxxJon Zuber


  

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4 hrs
eficacia de revestimientos de vertederos


Explanation:
is what the phrase literally means, but the context suggests that a company is testing groundwater, checking liners for leaks, looking at methane migration, and evaluating redevelopment potential, which you might want to make explicit in your translation. (The original is altogether too elliptical.) In this case I would suggest something like "comprobar la impermeabilidad de ...".

xxxJon Zuber
PRO pts in pair: 83
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8 hrs
comportamiento de la capa de relleno


Explanation:
landfill es un relleno de tierra, liner es la capa de ese relleno que se ha hecho, y performance se refiere a que tal funciona o se esta desempeñando esa capa que se ha rellenado, donde se piensa edificar algo cuando se vea que el relleno esta suficientemente sólido.

Jose Marabotto
United States
Local time: 18:06
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 46
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