At the end of each definition in this Glossary there is a number in brackets. This indicates the number of the Study Session where the term is first used in this OpenWASH module.
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a small tank within an outlet pipe that slows the flow of effluent so that oils and fat float to the surface and can be removed (4)
gases such as carbon dioxide and methane that contribute to human-induced climate change (2)
wastewater from washing, cooking and clothes washing (1)
very small pieces of sand, stone and possibly glass and metal found in wastewater (6)