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Nonpoint Source

  • By: Sudhanshu Sekhar Panda
  • In: Green Energy: An A-to-Z Guide
  • Edited by: Dustin Mulvaney & Paul Robbins
  • Subject:Environmental Technology, Policy & Management, Energy Policy

Water pollution occurs mostly through two major sources: point sources and nonpoint sources (NPS). Point source pollution occurs at identifiable locations where pollution is discharged into water bodies, such as sites with industrial and municipal wastewater discharge, solid ...

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