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  • noun

Synonyms for backflow

a flow that returns toward its source

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Drip Irrigation Systems Market Segmentation: Drip Irrigation Systems Market, by Component Type Drip Emitters - Round Drip Emitters - - Pressure Compensating Drip Emitters - - Non-pressure Compensating Drip Emitters - Flat Drip Emitters Tubing - Round Tubing - Flat Tubing - Plain Tubing - Backflow Preventers - Valves - Filters - Pressure Regulators - Fittings Drip Irrigation Systems Market, by Applications - Agriculture - Gardens (Public and Residential) - Others (Greenhouses and Nurseries) Drip Irrigation Systems Market, by Region Middle East - United Arab Emirates (UAE) - Saudi Arabia - Qatar - Kuwait - Israel - Turkey - Iran - Rest of the Middle East (RoME) North Africa - Algeria - Egypt - Morocco - Sudan - Rest of North Africa (RoNA) Companies Mentioned - Elgo Irrigation Ltd.
The best way to determine whether backflow prevention devices are required in your building is to hire a Licensed Master Plumber (LMP), Professional Engineer (PE) or Registered Architect (RA) or to request a property inspection from the DEP.
Joining the ranks of stolen wire, copper pipes and just about any semi-valuable metal that thieves can get their hands on, plumbing products like backflow preventers which prevent the contamination of clean water are being ripped out and stolen at an alarming rate.
The work to be performed provides for facility management services; facilities investment services consisting of operation, maintenance, repair, minor construction and alteration services for buildings, structures and facility systems, water treatment services, backflow preventer maintenance, locksmith services, relamping services, roof inspections, fire protection, etc.
A unique vane pump feed system uses a rotating spiral to gently move product to the rotor, eliminating overworking, bridging, and backflow.
ALL taps with a hosepipe attached must be fitted with a backflow preventer or anti-syphon device, which prevents the water being contaminated fby harmful substances used in and around the garden.
Proton pump inhibitors, which work to stop the backflow of stomach acid, are being overprescribed, they said.
Special mixing elements create backflow with very gentle mixing, which yields energy savings of up to 30%, Reimelt says.
The pump operates in a defined sequence; it is self-priming and transports liquids without backflow.
At Hart High School in Newhall, neighborhood kids took advantage of an unofficial snow day when a backflow device ruptured and caused water to freeze Sunday.
During the procedure, doctors use a device called the Plicator to tighten the valve tissue between the esophagus and stomach that acts as a natural barrier to prevent backflow of acid into the esophagus.
This former can portion up to 10,000 pounds per hour with no product backflow, overworking or bridging.
Plug sinks/baths and put a sandbag in the toilet bowl to prevent backflow.
Over the past few years, insurers have paid more than $20 million to settle with victims sickened by backflow.
One doctor found scoliosis, a curvature of the spine, while another found a backflow of blood in my heart due to a thick wall in the left ventricle.