ACRONYMS AND ABBREVIATIONS


AIM

Automatic Air Quality Monitoring System

AMS

Automatic Air Quality Monitoring Station

AOPK R

Agency for Nature Conservation and Landscape Protection of the Czech Republic

AOX

absorbable organic halogens

ATEM

Studio of Ecological Modelling

BSK5

biological oxygen demand (BOD)

BTX

fraction benzene-toluene-xylene

CENIA

CENIA, Czech Environmental Information Agency (formerly Czech Environmental Institute)

HM

Czech Hydrometeorological Institute

IA

Czech Accreditation Institute, o. p. s.

IP

Czech Environmental Inspection Agency

OV

waste water treatment plant

R

Czech Republic

SL, s. p.

Czech Airport Administration

SN

Czech Standard

S

Czech Statistical Office

SOP

Czech Union of Nature Conservation

ZK

Czech Office for Surveying, Mapping and Cadastre

EIA

environmental impact assessment

EVVO

Environmental education and awareness

GIS

geographic information system

hl. m. Praha

The Capital City of Prague (in the whole book simplified as the City of Prague)

HMAD

Road Traffic Noise Map

HS HMP

Public Health Authority of the City of Prague

CHSK

chemical oxygen demand (COD)

IOIP

Environmental Information System

IPPC

Integrated Pollution Prevention and Control

ISKO

Air Quality Information System

KK EVVO

Regional Concept of Environmental Education, Bring-up, and Awareness

K

cadastral district

M

city district

MD R

Ministry of Transport of the Czech Republic

MHMP

Prague City Hall

MKN

International Classification of Diseases (ICD)

MO R

Ministry of Defence of the Czech Republic

MRHZ

Noise Burden Distribution Map

MZ R

Ministry of Health of the Czech Republic

MZe R

Ministry of Agriculture of the Czech Republic

MP R

Ministry of the Environment of the Czech Republic

NACE

Statistical Classification of Economic Activities within the EC

NEL

non-polar extractable substances

NL

insoluble matter (IM)

NM VOC

non-methanic volatile organic compounds

OIM MHMP

Department of Municipal Infrastructure of the Prague City Hall

OKE

Branch Classification of Economic Activities (CZ-NACE)

OLK

Department of Laboratory Control Prague

OMZ MHMP

Department of the City Greenery of the Prague City Hall

OSM MHMP

Department of the City Property Management of the Prague City Hall

OOP MHMP

Department of the Environment of Protection of the Prague City Hall

PAH, PAU

polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, polyaromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs)

PCB

polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs)

PIS

Pollen Information Service

PM10

inhalable particulate matter (particle size under 10 m)

POH

Waste Management Plan

PP, a. s.

Prague Gas Utility Company

PPO

theme dedicated subarea (data register) of the IOIP System

PRE, a. s.

Prague Energy Utility Company

PT, a. s.

Prague Heat Utility Company

PUDIS, a. s.

Design Institute of Transport and Engineering Constructions

PVK, a. s.

Prague Water Supply and Sewerage Company

PVS, a. s.

Prague Water Management Authority

Q

Flow rate

REZZO

Air Pollution Sources Inventory

LP

Air Navigation Services of the Czech Republic

SLBD

Census

SPM

suspended particulate matter, suspended particulates

SRS

Smog Regulation System

SRM

City Development Authority of the City of Prague

SZ

(old) contaminated sites

SZ

National Institute of Public Health

TOL

volatile organic compounds (VOCs)

TSK

Technical Administration of Roads of the City of Prague

OV

Central Waste Water Treatment Plant (CWWTP)

DI

Institute of Transportation Engineering of the City of Prague

EK

Territorial Energy Concept

HL

Forest Management Institute

UO

City Planning Districts (CPDs)

US

town-planning study

SES

territorial system of ecological stability

ZIS R

Institute of Health Informatics and Statistics of the Czech Republic

VOC(s)

volatile organic compounds

VCHT

Institute of Chemical Technology, Prague

VV TGM

T. G. Masaryk Water Research Institute

ZHMP

Municipal Assembly of the City of Prague

ZPF

agricultural land resources

P

the environment


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