thermophilic - of an organism whose development is facilitated is facilitated by high temperatures, normally in the approximate range of 40-80oC Termofilowa /-e/ -y; thermoplastic technique - a method of hazardous waste treatment in which dry waste is mixed with molten bitumen and allowed to cool Technika termoplastyfikacji tixotropy - the property exhibited by certain substances of liquefying when subjected to a strain, such as agitation, and setting or hardening again when the strain is removed Tiksotropia three minute mean concentration - the maximum permissible concentration of pollutant at ground level from a stationary source, i.e. the concentration of polutant over three minutes under the worst envisaged atmospheric conditions Średnia koncentracja trzyminutowa threshold Limiting Value - in the UK, the maximum concentration of an airborne pollutant 9 or mix-ture of pollutants) to which it is believed ’healthy’ workers in industry may be repeatedly exposed day after day without adverse effects, on an eight-hour day Progowa wartość graniczna throughflow - the part of the runoff which has passed into the ground, becomes groundwater, and is discharged into a stream or channel as spring or percolation water Infiltracja tines - the teeth, or prongs, of a fork, plough, or harrow Zęby; występy tip - a place where discarded material from mineral extraction processes is deposited Hałda tip face...