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best management practices

Public health
A term of art referring to the constellation of methods, measures, and practices used by a government environmental agency to meet its non-point-source pollution control needs.
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Sugarcane is the industry where we have the most work to do, with only 13 per cent of land managed under best management practice systems for nutrients, 23 per cent for soil management and 30 per cent for pesticide use, Dr Miles said
The pace of investigation into best management practices in companies world around has quickened significantly over the past several years.
This best management practice guide is also applicable to the private sector to improve competitiveness.
0 of AFRA's Best Management Practice Guide also gives a new and clear definition of an 'airworthiness event' setting out in detail the circumstances under which the industry feels it is appropriate to convey information about the past history of parts.
DEP's Best Management Practice permits program focuses on techniques that have proven effective in reducing acid drainage from abandoned mines, such as alkaline addition, "daylighting" deep mines and re-grading coal spoil piles.
Fitch believes that formal implementation of all relevant provisions of Sarbanes Oxley (SOX) is a best management practice and Adventist has not formerly implemented the provisions of SOX at this time.
EPA on Best Management Practices for Lead at Outdoor Shooting Ranges, and wrote NSSF's guidance on Environmental Aspects of Construction and Management of Outdoor Shooting Ranges.
U of Florida reports a 20-year plan to reduce phosphorus levels of agricultural water entering the Florida Everglades is working, due to proper implementation of best management practices by growers, training by the University of Florida's Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, and cooperation with state and federal agencies.
The Minister said the country is currently producing 25 million tons of wheat annually and we can easily enhance it to 30 million tons by adopting best management practices.
Standard Practice for Sustainable Laundry Best Management Practices, recognizing key criteria for TRSA's Clean Green certification (www.
They will help the Ministry of Energy in realization of the best management practices and managers from the Kyrgyz side will receive in-service training to improve their performance.
Nine papers and panels consider such aspects as the epidemiology of herbicide resistance, the Australian experience of managing herbicide resistance and its contrasts with the US, impediments to using best management practices, a social science perspective on weed management practices, and the land-grant approach.
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