Summary review of performance of metal mines in 2013: acronyms


9. List of Acronyms and Abbreviations

As
arsenic
BC
British Columbia
Bq/L
becquerel(s) per litre
CN
cyanide
Cu
copper
DM
Daphnia magna
FDP
final discharge point
m 3
cubic metre(s)
MB
Manitoba
mg/L
milligram(s) per litre
MMER
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations
NB
New Brunswick
ND
no deposit
Ni
nickel
NL
Newfoundland and Labrador
NMR
no measurement required
NS
Nova Scotia
NT
Northwest Territories
NU
Nunavut
ON
Ontario
Pb
lead
QC
Quebec
Ra-226
radium 226
RT
rainbow trout
SK
Saskatchewan
t/d
tonne(s) per day
t/y
tonne(s) per year
TSS
total suspended solids
U 3O 8
uranium oxide
YT
Yukon
Zn
zinc
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