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What does WAC stand for?

WAC stands for Waste Assimilative Capacity

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The Tennessee Valley Authority's chief of stream sanitation hailed "the waste assimilative capacity of a stream [as] a valuable natural resource"; noting the near-universal adoption of BOD as a measure of stream "cleanliness," the distinguished engineer and sanitarian Abel Wolman nevertheless warned against excessive and expensive efforts to "purify" waste-receiving waterways.