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Florida Water StarSM Technical Manual

Commonly used acronyms

Following is a list of acronyms commonly used in the Florida Water StarSM Technical Manual. While the acronyms are defined when used throughout the manual, this is a quick reference list.

ANSI

American National Standards Institute

AP

Accredited Professional

ASA(B)E

American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers

ASTM

American Society for Testing and Materials

FBC

Florida Building Code

DEP

Florida Department of Environmental Protection

FPC

Florida Plumbing Code

GMIWFL

A Guide to Micro-Irrigation for West-Central Florida Landscapes

GPF

Grams per flush

GPH

Gallons per hour

GPM

Gallons per minute

HET

High-efficiency toilet

IA

Irrigation Association

LIFFD

DEP Landscape Irrigation and Florida-friendly Design (2006)

PSI

Pounds per square inch

PVC

Polyvinyl chloride

NRCS

Natural Resources Conservation Service

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