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What does BD stand for?

BD stands for Blowdown

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4544 BUST SOME MYTHS Is it really possible to blowdown a house made of bricks like the Big Bad Wolf?
The waste stream was sent to the wet blowdown system through a piping connection from the unit to the 2-in.
The blowdown, or death of trees, on the dam could create conditions where water from the reservoir could penetrate root voids and ultimately lead to dam failure.
One of the industry's major objections is that the supplemental would require direct measurement - the most expensive technology - for five emission sources: storage tanks (transmission) when scrubber dump valves are detected leaking, centrifugal compressor wet seal oil degassing vents, large reciprocating compressor rod packing vents, large compressor blowdown vent valve leaks and large compressor blowdown vent (unit isolation valve leaks), the latter two when leakage is delected.
Janet Thomas Tin Roof Blowdown by James Lee Burke (Orion) A spellbinding read but not a comfortable one.