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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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The Australian Banana Growers Council (ABGC) is working with the Queensland Government to assist growers make the move to best management practice through a range of initiatives.
Member for Mirani Jim Pearce said the Palaszczuk Government recognised and applauded the many sugarcane producers who had adopted best management practices.
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.
It's reliable, easily installed and maintained and generally recognized by the recycling industry and state regulators as an extremely versatile stormwater best management practice.
The Clean Water Act and the industrial stormwater program require common-sense pollution prevention actions and best management practices, which include employee training, regular facility inspections, stormwater monitoring, and constructing and maintaining structural controls.
The DEP's intention is to develop the best management practices, evaluate alternatives for the identification of CCA wood and determine the options for and the issues of handling CCA wood after it is separated from the solid waste stream.
We also targeted our resources on food safety, including research into intervention steps for keeping pathogens off of the product and communicating to the industry about best management practices.
Besides LID approaches, recent national and state legislation mandates the reduction of stormwater runoff and water pollution through best management practices (BMPs).
In addition, the fund commissioned a report that characterized C&D fines from across the country and is developing a best management practices guide for the use of ADC made from C&D.
Governor McAuliffe today discussed Virginias $61 million investment in agricultural best management practices at the annual Virginia Ag Expo, sponsored by the Virginia Grain Producers Association and Virginia Soybean Association in collaboration with the Virginia Cooperative Extension Service.
From those meetings a series of best management practices (BMPs) are being developed to allow fines to be used as ADC.
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