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Title: 15 - Utilities

Chapter: 08 - Sewer System-Definitions

Section: 40 - BOD or biochemical oxygen demand

"BOD" or "biochemical oxygen demand" means the measure of decomposable organic material in domestic or industrial wastewaters as represented by the oxygen utilized over a period of five days at twenty degrees Centigrade, and as determined by the appropriate procedure in "standard methods."


(Ord. 77-42 § 102, 1977.)