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Select a letter from the list below to view glossary terms, acronyms/abbreviations, chemicals, and units of measure.
 

A B C D E F G H I L M N O P R S T U V W X
Cancer
Candidate species
Canister
Canyon
Cap
Capable fault
Carbon dioxide
Carbon monoxide
Carbonate
Carcinogen
Cask
Cation
Characteristic waste
Chronic exposure
Class I area
Class II area
Clastic
Clay
Clean Air Act
Clean Water Act of 1972, 1987
Closure
Code of Federal Regulations (CFR)
Collective dose
Committed effective dose equivalent (CEDE)
Community
Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980 (CERCLA)
Conformity
Contact-handled waste
Container
Contamination
Cooperating agency
Criteria pollutant
Critical habitat
Critical organ
Criticality
Cultural resources
Cumulative impacts
Curie (Ci)