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New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services
PUBLIC GOVERNMENT BUSINESS A to Z LIST

Acronym List
DES The New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services
DOT US Department of Transportation
EPA US Environmental Protection Agency
FQG Full Quantity Generator
HSWA Hazardous and Solid Waste Amendments (1984)
LDR Land Disposal Restrictions
LQG Large Quantity Generator (EPA)
MSDS Material Safety Data Sheet
NOS Not Otherwise specified
NPDES National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System
OSHA Occupational Safety and Health Administration
POTW Publicly Owned Treatment Works
PPM Parts Per Million
RCRA Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (1976)
SQG Small Quantity Generator
TCLP Toxicity Characteristic Leaching Procedure
TSDF Treatment, Storage or Disposal Facility



NH Department of Environmental Services | 29 Hazen Drive | PO Box 95 | Concord, NH 03302-0095
(603) 271-3503 | TDD Access: Relay NH 1-800-735-2964 | Hours: M-F, 8am-4pm

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