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Compostagem

English translation: Composting

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Portuguese term or phrase:Compostagem
English translation:Composting
Entered by: Paula Vaz-Carreiro
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19:53 Mar 9, 2007
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Environment & Ecology / Technology (?)
Portuguese term or phrase: Compostagem
processo pelo qual o lixo orgânico é transformado em composto orgânico, como fertilizante
Suely
Local time: 10:05
Composting
Explanation:
That's it!

compost
composting

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Note added at 4 mins (2007-03-09 19:58:38 GMT)
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A Guide to Commercial Food Composting | Organic Materials | US EPA
Begin Hierarchical Links, EPA Home > Wastes > Organic Materials > Food Scraps > Food ... Biocycle Nationwide Inventory of Food Residuals Composting Survey ...
www.epa.gov/epaoswer/non-hw/organics/fd-guide.htm

IngentaConnect Apparatus for composting organic waste material
Apparatus for composting organic waste material. Authors: Von Fahnestock J.N.; McCusker B.C.. Source: Environment International, Volume 22, Number 4, 1996, ...
www.ingentaconnect.com/content/ els/01604120/1996/00000022/00000004/art89535 - Similar pages
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Paula Vaz-Carreiro
Local time: 14:05
Grading comment
Thank you very much, that was really helpful !
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
5 +10Composting
Paula Vaz-Carreiro


  

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3 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +10
Composting


Explanation:
That's it!

compost
composting

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Note added at 4 mins (2007-03-09 19:58:38 GMT)
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A Guide to Commercial Food Composting | Organic Materials | US EPA
Begin Hierarchical Links, EPA Home > Wastes > Organic Materials > Food Scraps > Food ... Biocycle Nationwide Inventory of Food Residuals Composting Survey ...
www.epa.gov/epaoswer/non-hw/organics/fd-guide.htm

IngentaConnect Apparatus for composting organic waste material
Apparatus for composting organic waste material. Authors: Von Fahnestock J.N.; McCusker B.C.. Source: Environment International, Volume 22, Number 4, 1996, ...
www.ingentaconnect.com/content/ els/01604120/1996/00000022/00000004/art89535 - Similar pages


Paula Vaz-Carreiro
Local time: 14:05
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 8
Grading comment
Thank you very much, that was really helpful !

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  mfs_trad
0 min
  -> Thanks Cadmio

agree  rhandler: Sem outra opção!
1 min
  -> Thanks a lot Ralph

agree  Lincoln Silveira: definitely
4 mins
  -> Thanks a lot Lincoln

agree  Henrique Magalhaes
5 mins
  -> Thanks Henrique

agree  Susanne Rindlisbacher
6 mins
  -> Thanks Susanne

agree  Fernando Domeniconi
43 mins
  -> Thanks Fernando

agree  Muriel Vasconcellos: The Portuguese sounds a bit like an anglicism, doesn't it?
50 mins
  -> Yes, you're right about that. So many words do/are these days. Thanks Muriel

agree  Luiza Modesto
59 mins
  -> Thanks Luiza

agree  Henrique Serra
1 hr
  -> Thanks Henrique

agree  Cristina Santos
18 hrs
  -> Thanks Cristina
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