Elsan


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Elsan

(ˈɛlsæn)
n
(Chemical Engineering) trademark a type of portable lavatory in which chemicals are used to kill bacteria and deodorize the sludge
[C20: from the initials of E. L. Jackson, the manufacturer + san(itation)]
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Contractor name : ASFALTOS Y CONSTRUCCIONES ELSAN SA
Jo-ann Petinglay, Filipino fisherman Idris Elsan reported seeing a man inside a makeshift cottage that was floating in the coastal waters of Manuk Mangkaw, Simunul, Tawi-Tawi, at around 4 p.m.
Histopathology of kidney of Channa punctatus exposed to chronic nonlethal level of elsan, mercury and ammonia.
Here are recent examples she spotted: At the Augusta golf (inset), tee shots were referred to as tea shops; in a programme about wartime air raid shelters it said some had a Nelson toilet, instead of an Elsan; and during a football match the commentator said: "He's looking for a throw-in" which was captioned "He's looking for a throne."
For instance, Elsan Toilet Liquid works as a toilet rinse and can be used in both flush and waste tanks.
Histopathology of kidney of Channa punctatus exposed to chronic non-lethal level of Elsan, mercury, and ammonia.
In response, Ercelik said the workers had heard that the private company, Elsan Electricity, had already paid for the power plant and coal mine and that the company will take over the workplace on Tuesday.
- ELSAN ELEKTRIK MAKES HIGHEST USD1.09BN BID FOR YATAGAN POWER PLANT
The authors are grateful to all organizations and companies participating in the Fenix Project: Centro de Investigation Elpidio Sanchez Marcos (CIESM), Centro Zaragoza, Construcciones y Obras Llorente (Collosa), Ditecpesa, Asfaltos y Construcciones Elsan, Intrame, Pavasal, Repsol YPF, Sacyr, Servia Canto, Sorigue, CARTIF, CEDEX, CIDAUT, CSIC (IIQAB), GIASA, Intromac, Labein, Universidad de Alcala de Henares, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Universidad de Castilla La Mancha, Universidad de Huelva, Universidad de Cantabria, Universidad Politecnica de Cataluna, Universidad Politecnica de Madrid, and our many partners whose work capacity and effectiveness have enabled the development of this project in an environment of cooperation.
Facilities were basic to say the least - no running water other than what was in the creek, Elsan toilets, rainwater collected in rain tubs for washing, drinking water had to be carried from Greatham Station.