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    Meaning

    Language

    Themes and places

    3R

    Reduce, Reuse and Recycle

    In English

      ABV

      Autorité du Bassin de la Volta

      In French

      ADEME

      Agence de l'Environnement et de la Maîtrise de l'Énergie

      In French

      AEP

      Adduction d'Eau Potable

      In French

        AERDHA

        Association d’Entraide pour la Réhabilitation de l’Habitat et le développement de l’Assainissement

        In French

        AIAT

        Associazione Ingegneri per l'Ambiente e il Territorio (www.ingegneriambientali.it)

        In Italian

        AIVC

        Air Infiltration and Ventilation Centre

        In English

        ALE

        Airport Lighting Equipment

        In English

        AMCOW

        African Ministers' Council on Water

        In English

        AMCOW

        African Ministerial Conference on Water

        In English

        AMEDEUS

        Accelerate Membrane Development for Urban Sewage Purification

        In English

          ANEMONE

          Analyse Environnementale et MOdélisation Numérique de l'Éolien

          In French

          ANGED

          Agence Nationale de Gestion des Déchets

          In French

            ANRED

            Agence Nationale pour la Récupération et l'Élimination des Déchets

            In French

              APESA

              Association Pour l'Environnement et la Sécurité en Aquitaine (https://www.apesa.fr/)

              In French

              APPRICOD

              Assessing the Potential of Plastics Recycling in the Construction and Demolition Activities

              In English

              AQA

              Agence pour la Qualité de l'Air

              In French

              ARA

              Altstoff Recycling Austria (www.ara.at)

              In German

              ARA

              Asociaţia Română a Apei (https://www.ara.ro/)

              In Romanian

              ARN

              Auto Recycling Nederland (www.arn.nl)

              In Dutch

              ASD

              Aqua Service Distribution

              In French

                ASEW

                Arbeitsgemeinschaft für sparsame Energie- und Wasserverwendung im VKU

                In German

                ASHRAE

                American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers (https://www.ashrae.org/)

                In English

                ATC
                Active Thermal Control

                The abbreviation ATC (Active Thermal Control) is included in the abbreviation ATCS (Active Thermal Control System), and it includes the abbreviation TC (Thermal Control).

                In English

                ATCS
                Active Thermal Control System

                The abbreviation ATCS (Active Thermal Control System) includes abbreviations ATC (Active Thermal Control), TC (Thermal Control) and TCS (Thermal Control System).

                In English

                ATEC

                Association pour le développement des techniques de Transport, d'Environnement et de Circulation

                In French

                AUE

                Association des Usagers de l'Eau

                In French

                AWF

                African Water Facility (www.africanwaterfacility.org)

                In English

                AWG

                Atmospheric Water Generator

                In English

                AWIS
                African Water Information (and Documentation) System

                = SADIEau | Système Africain de Documentation et d'Information sur l'Eau | In French

                In English

                BAEH

                Bloc Autonome d'Éclairage de sécurité pour Habitation

                In French

                BAES
                Bloc Autonome d'Éclairage de Sécurité

                Un bloc autonome d’éclairage de sécurité (BAES) est une source lumineuse de secours servant à signaler et éclairer les sorties d’un bâtiment en cas d’évacuation d’urgence ou lors de pannes de l’éclairage principal ; un BAES peut signaler une porte d’accès à un escalier protégé, éclairer une circulation de secours ou faciliter l’évacuation des parties en sous-sol d’un bâtiment.

                In French

                BANEDA

                BÂtiment National Destiné à l'Entreposage des Déchets Activés

                In French

                BASIAS

                Base de données des Anciens Sites Industriels et Activités de Service

                In French

                BASIAS

                Base des Anciens Sites Industriels et Activités de Service

                In French

                BioTreaT

                Biological Treatment and Recycling Technologies

                In English

                  BNDE

                  Banque Nationale des Données sur l’Eau

                  In French

                  CAMEP

                  Centrale Autonome Métropolitaine d'Eau Potable

                  In French

                    CAMR

                    Clean Air Mercury Rule

                    In English

                      CEDi

                      Continuous Electro-Deionisation

                      In English

                        CEFIGRE

                        Centre de Formation Internationale à la Gestion des Ressources en Eau

                        In French

                        CEHI
                        Caribbean Environmental Health Institute

                        The Caribbean Environmental Health Institute (CEHI) is a Technical Institute of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) that provides technical and advisory services to Member States in all areas of environmental management, including water resources management, sustainable land management, waste management, chemical safety, occupational health and safety, eco-efficiency, and renewable energy.

                        In English

                        CEMPRE

                        Compromisso Empresarial para Reciclagem (www.cempre.org.br)

                        In Portuguese

                        CES

                        Conservation des Eaux et des Sols

                        In French

                        CETE

                        Centre d’Études Techniques de l’Équipement

                        In French

                        CFME

                        Centre de Formation aux Métiers de l'Environnement

                        In French

                        CFTE

                        Centre de Formation aux Techniques de l'Eau

                        In French

                        CGC

                        Compagnie Générale de Chauffe

                        In French

                          CGE

                          Compagnie Générale des Eaux

                          In French

                          CIDEN

                          Centre d'Ingénierie Déconstruction et ENvironnement

                          In French

                            CIPP

                            Cured-In-Place Piping

                            In English

                              CLIS

                              Commission Locale d'Information et de Surveillance

                              In French

                              CNFME

                              Centre National de Formation aux Métiers de l'Eau

                              In French

                              CNRI

                              Comitetul National Român de Iluminat

                              In Romanian

                                CoRWM
                                Committee on Radioactive Waste Management

                                The abbreviation CoRWM (Committee on Radioactive Waste Management) includes the abbreviation WM (Waste Management).

                                In English

                                CPF

                                Carbon Partnership Facility

                                In English

                                CRNS

                                Community Recycling Network for Scotland (www.crns.org.uk)

                                In English

                                CROP

                                Community Recycling for Organic Produce

                                In English

                                  CTCS
                                  Central Thermal Control System

                                  The abbreviation CTCS (Central Thermal Control System) includes abbreviations TC (Thermal Control) and TCS (Thermal Control System).

                                  In English

                                  CTF

                                  Clean Technology Fund

                                  In English

                                  CWS

                                  Community Water System

                                  In English

                                    CWSU

                                    Condensate Water Servicing Unit

                                    In English

                                      DCTIM

                                      Direction Centrale des Travaux Immobiliers Maritimes

                                      In French

                                      DEEE
                                      Déchets des Équipements Électriques et Électroniques

                                      = WEEE | Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment | In English

                                      In French

                                      DIS

                                      Déchets Industriels Spéciaux

                                      In French

                                      DRZ

                                      Demontage- und Recycling-Zentrum

                                      In German

                                        DTQD

                                        Déchets Toxiques en Quantités Dispersées

                                        In French

                                        DVGW

                                        Deutsche Vereinigung des Gas- und Wasserfaches (www.dvgw.de)

                                        In German

                                        DWR

                                        Dienst Waterbeheer en Riolering

                                        In Dutch

                                          ECS

                                          Eau Chaude Sanitaire

                                          In French

                                            ECSR

                                            Environmental Coordination Services & Recycling

                                            In English

                                              EE

                                              Environmental Engineering

                                              In English

                                                EEPSEA

                                                Economy and Environment Program for Southeast Asia

                                                In English

                                                EFC

                                                Environmental Facilities Corporation

                                                In English

                                                ELC

                                                European Lighting Council

                                                In English

                                                ELORA

                                                Ermittlung des lokalen Radonpotentials

                                                In German

                                                EMWIS

                                                Euro-Mediterranean Water Information System

                                                In English

                                                ENAC

                                                Environnement Naturel Architectural et Construit

                                                In French

                                                ENSEEIHT

                                                École Nationale Supérieure d’Électrotechnique, d’Électronique, d’Informatique et d’Hydraulique

                                                In French

                                                ENSH

                                                École Nationale Supérieure de l'Hydraulique

                                                In French

                                                ENSO

                                                Energie Sachsen Ost GmbH

                                                In German

                                                ERPA

                                                Emission Reduction Purchase Agreement

                                                In English

                                                ERU

                                                Emission Reduction Unit

                                                In English

                                                  ETSHER

                                                  École des Techniciens de l’Hydraulique et de l’Équipement Rural

                                                  In French

                                                  EUWI

                                                  European Water Initiative

                                                  In English

                                                  EWA

                                                  European Water Association

                                                  In English

                                                  EWG

                                                  Einwohnergleichwert

                                                  In German

                                                    FNDAE

                                                    Fonds National de Développement et des Adductions d'Eau

                                                    In French

                                                    FÖRE

                                                    Förderung der ökologischen Reinigungseffizienz

                                                    In German

                                                      FPL

                                                      Florida Power & Light Company

                                                      In English

                                                      FTI

                                                      Förpacknings- och Tidningsinsamlingen

                                                      In Swedish

                                                        FWWM
                                                        Food, Water, and Waste Management

                                                        The abbreviation FWWM (Food, Water, and Waste Management) includes the abbreviation WM (Waste Management).

                                                        In English

                                                        FWWMS
                                                        Food, Water, and Waste Management Subsystem

                                                        The abbreviation FWWMS (Food, Water, and Waste Management Subsystem) includes the abbreviation WM (Waste Management).

                                                        In English

                                                        GACU

                                                        Ground Air Conditioning Unit

                                                        In English

                                                        GARP-3C

                                                        Gestion de l'Assainissement de la Région Parisienne dans le Contexte du Changement Climatique

                                                        In French

                                                        GPE

                                                        Groupe Pizzorno Environnement

                                                        In French

                                                          GPI

                                                          Grands Périmètres Irrigués

                                                          In French

                                                          GWP

                                                          Global Water Partnership (www.gwpforum.org)

                                                          In English

                                                          HGW

                                                          Heat Generating Waste

                                                          In English

                                                          HLLW

                                                          High Level Liquid Waste

                                                          In English

                                                          HQE

                                                          Haute Qualité Environnementale

                                                          In French

                                                            HVAC

                                                            Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning

                                                            In English

                                                            HYBVENT

                                                            Hybride ventilatie in kantoor- en schoolgebouwen

                                                            In Dutch

                                                            IAHR

                                                            International Association of Hydraulic Engineering and Research

                                                            In English

                                                            IAHS

                                                            International Association of Hydraulical Sciences

                                                            In English

                                                            IAP

                                                            Indoor Air Pollution

                                                            In English

                                                            IBA

                                                            Individuele Behandeling Afvalwater

                                                            In Dutch

                                                            IBGE

                                                            Institut Bruxellois pour la Gestion de l'Environnement

                                                            In French

                                                            ICTE
                                                            Inertial Component Test Equipment

                                                            The abbreviation ICTE (Inertial Component Test Equipment) includes the abbreviation IC (Inertial Component).

                                                            In English

                                                            IDA

                                                            International Desalination Association

                                                            In English

                                                            IDsW

                                                            InformatieDesk standaarden Water

                                                            In Dutch

                                                              IESNA

                                                              Illuminating Engineering Society of North America

                                                              In English

                                                              IET

                                                              International Emissions Trading

                                                              In English

                                                                IFFI

                                                                Institut Français du Froid Industriel et du génie climatique (http://iffi.cnam.fr)

                                                                In French

                                                                IIN
                                                                Italian Institute of Navigation

                                                                = IIN | Istituto Italiano di Navigazione | In Italian

                                                                In English

                                                                IITCS
                                                                Igloo Internal Thermal Control Section

                                                                The abbreviation IITCS (Igloo Internal Thermal Control Section) includes the abbreviation TC (Thermal Control).

                                                                In English

                                                                ILLW

                                                                Intermediate and Low Level Waste

                                                                In English

                                                                IME

                                                                Institut Méditerranéen de l'Eau

                                                                In French

                                                                INIVE
                                                                International Network for Information on Ventilation and Energy performance

                                                                The International Network for Information on Ventilation and Energy Performance (INIVE) is a registered European Economic Interest Grouping (EEIG) whose members include European building research centres and organisations in the building sector, with expertise in building technology, human sciences and dissemination/publishing of information.

                                                                In English

                                                                IPTCS
                                                                Igloo Passive Thermal Control Section

                                                                The abbreviation IPTCS (Igloo Passive Thermal Control Section) includes abbreviations PTC (Passive Thermal Control) and TC (Thermal Control).

                                                                In English

                                                                IRWA

                                                                Iowa Rural Water Association (www.iarwa.org)

                                                                In English

                                                                ISAI

                                                                Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (www.isri.org)

                                                                In English

                                                                ISH

                                                                International Sanitation and Heating (https://ish.messefrankfurt.com/)

                                                                In English

                                                                ITC
                                                                Igloo Thermal Control

                                                                The abbreviation ITC (Igloo Thermal Control) includes the abbreviation TC (Thermal Control).

                                                                In English

                                                                IWA

                                                                International Water Association

                                                                In English

                                                                IWFS

                                                                Integrated Waste Fluid System

                                                                In English

                                                                IWRM

                                                                Integrated Water (and) Resources Management

                                                                In English

                                                                IWS

                                                                Integrated Water System

                                                                In English

                                                                  KBBE

                                                                  Knowledge-Based Bio-Economy

                                                                  In English

                                                                  KERP

                                                                  Kompetenzzentrums für Elektro(nik)altgeräte-Recycling und nachhaltige Produktentwicklung

                                                                  In German

                                                                  KIS-PIMS

                                                                  Knowledge Intensive Services for Planning, Installing, Maintaining and Scrapping renewable energy generators

                                                                  In English

                                                                  KVWN

                                                                  Koninklijke Vereniging voor Waterleidingbelangen in Nederland

                                                                  In Dutch

                                                                  LAEPSI

                                                                  Laboratoire d'Analyse Environnementale des Procédés et des Systèmes Industriels

                                                                  In French

                                                                  LANCER

                                                                  Light Amplifiers with NanoClusters and ERbium

                                                                  In English

                                                                  LHWP

                                                                  Lesotho Highlands Water Project

                                                                  In English

                                                                  LIF

                                                                  Lighting Industry Federation

                                                                  In English

                                                                  LOI

                                                                  Light Overseas Investments Limited

                                                                  In English

                                                                  LTTD

                                                                  Low Temperature Thermal Desalination

                                                                  In English

                                                                    MED

                                                                    Multi-Effect Distillation

                                                                    In English

                                                                      MEDRC

                                                                      Middle East Desalination Research Center (www.medrc.org)

                                                                      In English

                                                                      MIOM

                                                                      Mâchefer d'Incinération d'Ordures Ménagères

                                                                      In French

                                                                        MMW

                                                                        Mining and Milling Waste

                                                                        In English

                                                                        MSF

                                                                        Multi-Stage Flash distillation

                                                                        In English

                                                                          MSW

                                                                          Municipal Solid Waste

                                                                          In English

                                                                          NCG

                                                                          Nederlandse Commissie voor Geodesie

                                                                          In Dutch

                                                                          NCPC

                                                                          National Cleaner Production Centre

                                                                          In English

                                                                            NPDES

                                                                            National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System

                                                                            In English

                                                                              NWP

                                                                              Netherlands Water Partnership

                                                                              In English

                                                                              ODE

                                                                              Observatoire Départemental de l'Eau

                                                                              In French

                                                                              ÖGUT

                                                                              Österreichische Gesellschaft für Umwelt und Technik (www.oegut.at)

                                                                              In German

                                                                              OIEau

                                                                              Office International de l'Eau

                                                                              In French

                                                                              OKACOM

                                                                              Okavango River Basin Water Commission

                                                                              In English

                                                                              ONEP

                                                                              Office National de l'Eau Potable

                                                                              In French

                                                                              ÖWAV

                                                                              Österreichischer Wasser- und Abfallwirtschaftsverband (www.oewav.at)

                                                                              In German

                                                                              PAGEV

                                                                              Projet d’Amélioration de la Gouvernance de l’Eau dans le bassin de la Volta

                                                                              In French

                                                                              PAPEETE

                                                                              Pour Améliorer les Performances Énergétiques ET Environnementales

                                                                              In French

                                                                              PDDA

                                                                              Power Driven Decontamination Apparatus

                                                                              In English

                                                                                PiReM

                                                                                Pipe Rehabilitation Management

                                                                                In English

                                                                                  PLV

                                                                                  Postlanding Ventilation

                                                                                  In English

                                                                                  POCHEP

                                                                                  Poste Communautaire d'Hygiène et d'Eau Potable

                                                                                  In French

                                                                                  POLDEN

                                                                                  Pollution, Déchets, Environnement

                                                                                  In French

                                                                                  PRAMED

                                                                                  Programme Régional pour l’Air, la Maîtrise de l’Énergie et les Déchets

                                                                                  In French

                                                                                  PREDIS

                                                                                  Plan Régional d'Élimination des Déchets Industriels Spéciaux

                                                                                  In French

                                                                                  PRTR

                                                                                  Pollutant Release and Transfer Register

                                                                                  In English

                                                                                  PSS

                                                                                  Procédé de Stabilisation et Solidification

                                                                                  In French

                                                                                    PTC
                                                                                    Passive Thermal Control

                                                                                    The abbreviation PTC (Passive Thermal Control) is included in abbreviations such as IPTCS (Igloo Passive Thermal Control Section) and PTCS (Passive Thermal Control System), and it includes the abbreviation TC (Thermal Control).

                                                                                    In English

                                                                                    PTC

                                                                                    Passive Thermal Conditioning

                                                                                    In English

                                                                                    PTCS
                                                                                    Passive Thermal Control System

                                                                                    The abbreviation PTCS (Passive Thermal Control System) includes abbreviations PTC (Passive Thermal Control), TC (Thermal Control) and TCS (Thermal Control System).

                                                                                    In English

                                                                                    PVTCS
                                                                                    Photovoltaic Thermal Control System

                                                                                    The abbreviation PVTCS (Photovoltaic Thermal Control System) includes abbreviations TC (Thermal Control) and TCS (Thermal Control System).

                                                                                    In English

                                                                                    Qe2

                                                                                    Quantock Energy & Environment

                                                                                    In English

                                                                                    QSE

                                                                                    Qualité, Sécurité, Environnement

                                                                                    In French

                                                                                    RCRA

                                                                                    Resource Conservation and Recovery Act

                                                                                    In English

                                                                                    REFIDI

                                                                                    Résidus d'Épuration des Fumées d'Incinérateur de Déchets Industriels

                                                                                    In French

                                                                                      REFIOM

                                                                                      Résidu de Fumée d'Incinération d'Ordures Ménagères

                                                                                      In French

                                                                                        REG

                                                                                        Régie des Eaux de Grenoble

                                                                                        In French

                                                                                          REOM

                                                                                          Redevance sur Enlèvement des Ordures Ménagères

                                                                                          In French

                                                                                          RITE

                                                                                          Research Institute of Innovative Technology for the Earth (www.rite.or.jp)

                                                                                          In English

                                                                                          RITEAU

                                                                                          Réseau 'Eau et Technologies de l'environnement'

                                                                                          In French

                                                                                          RNDE

                                                                                          Réseau National des Données sur l’Eau

                                                                                          In French

                                                                                          RPDE

                                                                                          Réseau Partenarial des Données sur l’Eau

                                                                                          In French

                                                                                          SADIEau
                                                                                          Système Africain de Documentation et d'Information sur l'Eau

                                                                                          = AWIS, SADIEau (see above)

                                                                                          In French

                                                                                          SANDRE

                                                                                          Service d’Administration Nationale des Données et Référentiels sur l’Eau

                                                                                          In French

                                                                                          SARAH

                                                                                          Sanierung radonbelasteter Häuser

                                                                                          In German

                                                                                          SARO

                                                                                          Syndicat intercommunal d’Assainissement de la Région d’Orgeval

                                                                                          In French

                                                                                          SAUR

                                                                                          Société d'Aménagement Urbain et Rural (www.saur.com)

                                                                                          In French

                                                                                          SDAGE

                                                                                          Schéma Directeur d’Aménagement et de Gestion des Eaux

                                                                                          In French

                                                                                          SEACAM

                                                                                          Secretariat for Eastern African Coastal Area Management

                                                                                          In English

                                                                                          SEEJ

                                                                                          Society of Environmental Engineers Journal

                                                                                          In English

                                                                                          SEMIDE

                                                                                          Système Euro-Méditerranéen d'Information sur les savoir-faire dans le Domaine de l'Eau

                                                                                          In French

                                                                                          SETHY

                                                                                          Société pour l'Environnement et les Travaux HYdrauliques

                                                                                          In French

                                                                                            SGP-RE

                                                                                            Salinity Gradient Power by Reverse Electrodialysis

                                                                                            In English

                                                                                              SIARV

                                                                                              Syndicat Intercommunal pour l’Assainissement de la Région de Villeneuve-Saint-Georges

                                                                                              In French

                                                                                              SICTOM

                                                                                              Syndicat Intercommunal de Collecte et de Traitement des Ordures Ménagères

                                                                                              In French

                                                                                              SIDOMPE

                                                                                              Syndicat Intercommunal pour la Destruction des Ordures Ménagères et la Production d’Énergie

                                                                                              In French

                                                                                              SIE

                                                                                              Système d'Information sur l'Eau

                                                                                              In French

                                                                                              SLSSS

                                                                                              Spacelab Subsystem Segment

                                                                                              In English

                                                                                              SOCODEI

                                                                                              Société pour le Conditionnement des Déchets et Effluents Industriels

                                                                                              In French

                                                                                                SONEB

                                                                                                Société Nationale des Eaux du Bénin

                                                                                                In French

                                                                                                STEP

                                                                                                Station d'Épuration

                                                                                                In French

                                                                                                  STEP

                                                                                                  Solving the E-waste Problem

                                                                                                  In English

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