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09:54 Aug 6, 2001
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: TE/F
In allen Proben liegen die Werte für die Trübung (Brunnen 2a: 1,6; Brunnen 3a: 3,0; Brunnen 4: 5,0; Brunnen 5: 3,2) über dem Grenzwert der Trinkwasserverordnung von 1,5 TE/F.

Groundwater sampling to evaluate drinking water quality.
Alan Johnson
English translation:TE/F
Explanation:
Couldn't find out what it was, I'm afraid, but the sites below suggest:
a) It's unchanged in English (or originally English!)
b) It's a measure of turbidity (something to do with UV light)

Disinfecting Drinking Water -- 10/99, Pollution Engineering ...
... Mn) 0.02 mg/liter, turbidity 0.3 TE/F (not UV-specific). ... United States, the first
UV systems targeting drinking water are expected to be installed soon ...
www.pollutionengineering.com/archives/1999/pol1001.99/pol99... - 24k - Cached - Similar pages


Drinking-water
... only 0,06 TE/F and that is very good. The conditions that the water is permitted
it has to have several features: eg consumption. The drinking- water have to ...
www.fh-trier.de/region/hs_tr/avg/aktiv/projekte/water/regio... drink/dw1.htm - 4k - Cached - Similar pages


Lovibond Turbidity Meter DRT 15-CE
... Water Regulations of the Safe Drinking Water Act. ... the Examination of Water and Waste
Water" (AWWA/APHA). ... approved; Range 0 - 1.000 TE/F = NTU = NFU; One-point ...
www.tintometer.de/e_g_drt15.htm - 16k - Cached - Similar pages


Lovibond Trübungsmessgerät DRT 15-CE - [ Translate this page ]
... oder 0 - 1.000 NTU bzw. TE/F Einheiten im Display angezeigt. Verwendet ... für die nach
den "Primary Drinking Water Regulations" des "Safe Drinking Water ...
www.tintometer.de/d_b_drt15.htm - 8k - Cached - Similar pages
[ More results from www.tintometer.de ]


[PDF] www.iwaponline.com/jws/049/0035/0490035.pdf
... Key words | drinking water treatment plants, operating costs, optimisation INTRODUCTION
In the last five years, three treatment works have been 1.0 TE/F to 400 ...
Text version - Similar pages


HTH

Mary
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Mary Worby
United Kingdom
Local time: 21:06
Grading comment
As I actually suspected, Mary. But thanks anyway.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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na +2NTUBeth Kantus
naTE/F
Mary Worby


  

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6 mins
TE/F


Explanation:
Couldn't find out what it was, I'm afraid, but the sites below suggest:
a) It's unchanged in English (or originally English!)
b) It's a measure of turbidity (something to do with UV light)

Disinfecting Drinking Water -- 10/99, Pollution Engineering ...
... Mn) 0.02 mg/liter, turbidity 0.3 TE/F (not UV-specific). ... United States, the first
UV systems targeting drinking water are expected to be installed soon ...
www.pollutionengineering.com/archives/1999/pol1001.99/pol99... - 24k - Cached - Similar pages


Drinking-water
... only 0,06 TE/F and that is very good. The conditions that the water is permitted
it has to have several features: eg consumption. The drinking- water have to ...
www.fh-trier.de/region/hs_tr/avg/aktiv/projekte/water/regio... drink/dw1.htm - 4k - Cached - Similar pages


Lovibond Turbidity Meter DRT 15-CE
... Water Regulations of the Safe Drinking Water Act. ... the Examination of Water and Waste
Water" (AWWA/APHA). ... approved; Range 0 - 1.000 TE/F = NTU = NFU; One-point ...
www.tintometer.de/e_g_drt15.htm - 16k - Cached - Similar pages


Lovibond Trübungsmessgerät DRT 15-CE - [ Translate this page ]
... oder 0 - 1.000 NTU bzw. TE/F Einheiten im Display angezeigt. Verwendet ... für die nach
den "Primary Drinking Water Regulations" des "Safe Drinking Water ...
www.tintometer.de/d_b_drt15.htm - 8k - Cached - Similar pages
[ More results from www.tintometer.de ]


[PDF] www.iwaponline.com/jws/049/0035/0490035.pdf
... Key words | drinking water treatment plants, operating costs, optimisation INTRODUCTION
In the last five years, three treatment works have been 1.0 TE/F to 400 ...
Text version - Similar pages


HTH

Mary



    Reference: http://www.google.com
Mary Worby
United Kingdom
Local time: 21:06
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 2770
Grading comment
As I actually suspected, Mary. But thanks anyway.
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31 mins peer agreement (net): +2
NTU


Explanation:
unfortunately, you graded while I was still searching!
I believe this web site has the answer:

[PDF] www.aquatrend.com/Downloads/Manuals/German/52000-95.pdf
... Nephelometric Turbidity Units) entspricht laut Definition der deutschen Bezeichnung
Trübungseinheiten Formazin TE(F). ** Erstes Ansprechen wird definiert als ...

HTH!


Beth Kantus
United States
Local time: 16:06
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 924

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Mary Worby: oops, looks like you're right there, Beth. Sorry Alan!
4 mins
  -> actually, it looks like some of your sites may have yielded the information on closer examination

agree  Alan Johnson: Sorry Beth, given away those points to Mary already. Thanks anyway. And Mary - naughty:-!
28 mins
  -> my fault for being such a slowpoke - at least we know now for future reference!
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