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Cadmium (Cd) Calcareous
Caldera Cancellation
Cap Capacity Assurance Plan
Capillary Action Capillary conductivity
Capillary Fringe Capillary head
Capillary migration Capillary potential
Capillary pressure Capillary rise
Capillary water Capture Efficiency
Carbon Absorber Carbon Adsorption
Carbon Monoxide (CO) Carbon Tetrachloride (CC14)
Carboxyhemoglobin Carcinogen
Carrier Carrying Capacity
CAS Registration Number Cascading water
Case Study Cask
Catalyst Catalytic Converter
Catalytic Incinerator Categorical Exclusion
Categorical Pretreatment Standard Cathodic Protection
Cation exchange capacity Cavitation
Cells Cementitious
Central Collection Point Centrifugal Collector
Centrifuge moisture equivalent Channel scour
Channelization Characteristic
Characterization of Ecological Effects Characterization of Exposure
Check-Valve Tubing Pump Chemical Case
Chemical Compound Chemical Element
Chemical Oxygen Demand (COD) Chemical Stressors
Chemical Treatment Chemnet
Chemosterilant Chemtrec
Child Resistant Packaging (CRP) Chiller
Chilling Effect Chisel Plowing
Chlorinated Hydrocarbons Chlorinated Solvent
Chlorination Chlorinator
Chlorine-Contact Chamber Chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs)
Chlorophenoxy Chlorosis
Cholinesterase Chromium
Chronic Effect Chronic Exposure
Chronic Toxicity Cienaga
Circle of Influence Circumneutral
Cirque Cistern
Clarification Clarifier
Class I Area Class I Substance
Class II Substance Clay Soil
Clean Coal Technology Clean Fuels
Cleaner Technologies Substitutes Assessment Cleanup
Clear Cut Clear Well
Climate Change (also referred to as 'global climate change') Cloning
Closed-Loop Recycling Closure
Co-fire Coagulation
Coal Cleaning Technology Coal Gasification
Coastal Zone Code of Federal Regulations (CFR)
Coefficient of Haze (COH) Cogeneration
Coke Oven Cold Temperature CO
Coliform Index Coliform Organism
Collector Collector Sewers
Colloids Combined Sewer Overflows
Combined Sewers Combustion
Combustion Chamber Combustion Product
Command-and-Control Regulations Command Post
Comment Period Commercial Waste
Commercial Waste Management Facility Commingled Recyclables
Comminuter Comminution
Common Sense Initiative Community
Community Relations Community Water System
Compact Fluorescent Lamp (CFL) Compaction
Comparative Risk Assessment Complete Treatment
Compliance Coal Compliance Coating
Compliance Cycle Compliance Monitoring
Compliance Schedule Composite Sample
Compost Composting
Composting Facilities Compressed Natural Gas (CNG)
Concentration Concentration gradient
Condensate Condensate Return System
Conditional Registration Conditionally Exempt Generators (CE)
Conductance Conductivity
Cone of Depression Cone of impression
Cone of Influence Cone Penterometer Testing (CPT)
Confidential Business Information (CBI) Confidential Statement of Formula (CSF)
Confined Confined Aquifer
Confining bed Confining layer
Confining unit Confining zone
Confluent Growth Conglomerate
Connate water Consent Decree
Conservation Conservation Easement
Constituent(s) of Concern Construction and Demolition Waste
Construction Ban Consumptive Water Use
Contact Pesticide Contact recreation
Contaminant Contaminate
Contamination Contamination Source Inventory
Contingency Plan Continuous Discharge
Continuous Sample Contour Plowing
Contour Strip Farming Contract Labs
Contributing area Control Technique Guidelines (CTG)
Controlled Reaction Convection
Convective diffusion Convective transport
Conventional Filtration Conventional Pollutants
Conventional Site Assessment Conventional Systems
Conventional Tilling Conveyance Loss
Cooling Electricity Use Cooling Tower
Cooperative Agreement Coral reef
Core Core Program Cooperative Agreement
Core sample Corrective Action
Corrosion Corrosive
Cost-Effective Alternative Cost Recovery
Cost Sharing Cost/Benefit Analysis
Cover Crop Cover Material
Cradle-to-Grave or Manifest System Criteria
Criteria Pollutants Critical Effect
Crop Consumptive Use Crop Rotation
Cross-Connection Cross Contamination
Crumb Rubber Cryptosporidium
Cubic Feet Per Minute (CFM) Cullet
Cultural Eutrophication Cultures and Stocks
Cumulative Ecological Risk Assessment Cumulative Exposure
Cumulative Working Level Months (CWLM) Curb Stop
Curbside Collection Cutie-Pie
Cuttings Cyclone Collector
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