turbidity unit

turbidity unit
   see NTU.

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  • Turbidity — standards of 5, 50, and 500 NTU Turbidity is the cloudiness or haziness of a fluid caused by individual particles (suspended solids) that are generally invisible to the naked eye, similar to smoke in air. The measurement of turbidity is a key… …   Wikipedia

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  • Nephelometer — A nephelometer at the Kosan, Cheju Island, South Korea NOAA facility A nephelometer [1] is a stationary or portable instrument for measuring suspended particulates in a liquid or gas colloid. A nephelometer measures suspended particulates by… …   Wikipedia

  • NTU — Nanyang Technological University (Academic & Science » Universities) **** National Taiwan University (Academic & Science » Universities) * Nephelometric Turbidity Unit (Academic & Science » Electronics) * Nephelometric Turbidity Unit (Academic &… …   Abbreviations dictionary

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  • NTU —    abbreviation for nephelometric turbidity unit, a unit used in measuring water quality. Turbidity is an optical property: the scattering and absorption of light by solids suspended in water. Turbid water has a cloudy or hazy appearance. An… …   Dictionary of units of measurement

  • JTU —    abbreviation for Jackson turbidity unit, a unit formerly used in measuring water quality. The turbidity of water was measured by lighting a candle under a tall glass tube and filling the tube with the water sample until an observer looking… …   Dictionary of units of measurement

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