systems that burn solid waste or other materials and reduce
volume of waste. Air Pollution
and toxic Ash
are problems associated with incineration.
An inclusion probability
is the Probability
of including a specific sampling unit within a sample
An Increasing block rate
is Pricing that reduces water
use by structuring water rates to increase per-unit charges as the amount used increases (Martin and Kulakowski, 1991).
An Independence is the lack of a causal relationship between things, regardless of their statistical correlation; freedom from bias and external influences that could affect objectivity.
An Independent Assessment is an evaluation performed by a qualified individual, group, or organization that is not part of the organization directly performing and accountable for the work being assessed.
An index is Mathematical aggregation of Indicators or metrics.
An index sample
is a standardized judgment sample
for which explicit rules for generating the Index
measure are formally prescribed.