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Term Receiving body
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Body of water (river, lake, groundwater, sea) that is capable of receiving-- directly or indirectly-- flows or discharges of wastewater. According to the General Law on Environment and Natural Resources (Law 64-00), treatment plants are not considered receiving bodies.

 
 

Topic  Soil and water