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English translation: black, viscous stoppers/corks
10:39 Nov 9, 2016
German to English translations [PRO] Science - Environment & Ecology
German term or phrase:schleimige Pfropfen
Im Trinkwasser können viele Arten von Schimmelpilzen (Sporen) in geringen Konzentrationen nachgewiesen werden. Ein Wachstum findet man extrem selten nur lokal bei erhöhten Nährstoffkonzentrationen durch Verwendung ungeeigneter Materialien (schwarze schleimige Pfropfen).
PLUGS maybe the better term - it is an amassed goo
Ramey Rieger Germany Local time: 04:07 Works in field Native speaker of: English PRO pts in category: 50
Notes to answerer
Asker: after talking to the customer, I chose the term "viscous stoppers"
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