waste well

absorbing well, dry well, waste well

A well used for draining off surface water and conducting it underground, where it is absorbed.

leaching cesspool

A cesspool, 1 in which the solids present are retained and the liquid seeps into the surrounding soil.
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Lane said the moratorium shut down only four waste wells, and is concerned that many others remain in operation outside the moratorium area.
Announcement of competition: The present acquisition will meet the needs for upgrading of outdoor areas which include the establishment of mini-pitch, five waste wells, removal of existing pavement between the blocks, obtaining new cover, wider access into the block B of the running for Waste Management Authority for disposal of waste wells, establishing playground, benches, shade, parking, creation of new access by stairs and various outdoors work.
EPA is not consistently enforcing and overseeing class II wells, said GAO, The class II waste wells in question are not subject to the same rigorous geologic study, safety reviews and regular monitoring that the EPA requires of other toxic waste injection wells from other industries, making it difficult for the EPA to enforce protections of underground drinking water supplies.
There could be alternatives that have to be developed," he said, noting that perhaps drillers should put waste wells in places less susceptible to earthquakes or use trucks or rail lines to ship waste water to safer containment wells.
Announcement of competition: Curbs, outdoor staircase, outdoor lighting, rehabilitation of park fence, traffic island, waste wells, flagpoles.
Announcement of competition: Turnkey waste wells 8 addresses
The procurement is divided up into several parts and tenders can be submitted for one or several parts: hook containers (part A); lift containers (part B); stores and environment containers (part C); waste compressors (part D); waste wells (part E); glass and metal containers (part F).
Option: An option is requested for the emptying of waste wells along with other waste types, see option.