In order to assure that the nephelometric turbidity unit (NTU) levels of the discharge water were kept well below regulated threshold, project subcontractor Haleakala Construction recruited Florida Dewatering to assist in cleaning the water.
What does NTU stand for?
NTU stands for Nephelometric Turbidity Unit
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We have 44 other meanings of NTU in our Acronym Attic
- Naval Technical Training Unit
- Nippon Telegraph and Telephone West Corporation (Japan)
- NTT Worldwide Telecommunications (Japan)
- Nice Talking To You
- Nanyang Technological University (Singapore)
- National Taiwan University
- National Taxpayers Union
- National Technological University (Ft Collins, CO, USA)
- Natsionalna Telekompania Ukrainy (National Television Company of Ukraine)
- Naval Training Unit (US Navy)
- Network Terminal Unit
- Network Termination Unit
- Neuromimetic Telepresence Unit (comics)
- New Threat Upgrade
- Northern Territory University (AU)
- Not Taken Up (business; offer not accepted)
- Nottingham Trent University (UK)
- Nuclear Time Unit (3.53 x 10-19 seconds; length of time for a ray of light, traveling in a vacuum, to span the distance equal to the diameter of a hydrogen atom)
- Nuclear Training Unit
- Number of Transfer Units
Samples in periodicals archive:
Using distilled water, researchers prepared 1-liter suspensions of bentonite, kaolinite, and illite (typical clays of tropical regions) with turbidities of 50, 100, and 200 nephelometric turbidity units (NTU).
These isolates were recovered from 30-L freshwater samples having turbidities of 11 and 16 nephelometric turbidity units, which were among those with the lowest turbidity collected during this investigation.
6 nephelometric turbidity units, and discharge was 2.
Measured in nephelometric turbidity units (NTU), turbidity ranges from less than 1 NTU to more than 1,000 NTU.
The amount of non-dissolved drug powder in the reconstituted drug solution quantitatively correlates to the intensity of scattered light and can be expressed in nephelometric turbidity units (NTU).
All influent turbidity samples taken were >1,000 Nephelometric Turbidity Units (NTUs).
Three turbidity measurements were made on each aliquot, in nephelometric turbidity units (NTU), using a Hath[TM] turbidimeter.