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Wirkungskategorie

English translation: effect categories

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11:26 Feb 18, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Wirkungskategorie
As in Umweltwirkungskategorien, some of which are Versauerung, Photosmog, etc.
"Brennstoffzellen-Fahrzeuge weisen fuer alle WIRKUNGKATEGORIEN deutliche Vorteile auf."
Again Chris is lost: effect/impact categories ?
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Chris Koenig
Local time: 16:03
English translation:effect categories
Explanation:
effect categories or impact categories are both fine. See sites below for examples.
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Fiona Busfield
United Kingdom
Grading comment
Still can't decide whether to use impact category or Werner's suggestion, but thanks for your help to all of you!
Chris
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naeffect categories
Fiona Busfield
nainfluence categoriesUschi (Ursula) Walke
na... for all types of environmental impactprofile removed
na(Environmental) Effect Categories
JLC


  

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(Environmental) Effect Categories


Explanation:
This term would make sense


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... for all types of environmental impact


Explanation:
Fuel-cell powered vehicles have clear advantages with respect to all types of environmental impact.

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8 mins
influence categories


Explanation:
or ctegories of influence.
since
Wirkungszone (Abfall)= area of influence



    Routledge Umwelttechnik
Uschi (Ursula) Walke
Local time: 10:03
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
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11 mins
effect categories


Explanation:
effect categories or impact categories are both fine. See sites below for examples.


    Reference: http://www.oeko.de/deutsch/forum/forumumw.htm
    Reference: http://www.waermepumpe.ch/fe/Fr_LCA_SB.pdf
Fiona Busfield
United Kingdom
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 40
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Still can't decide whether to use impact category or Werner's suggestion, but thanks for your help to all of you!
Chris
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