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Planning and industrial noise pollution

Sara McLaughlin

Planning and industrial noise pollution

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Published by University ofManchester, Dept. of Planning and Landscape in Manchester .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementSara McLaughlin and Christopher Wood.
SeriesOccasional paper -- no.23
ContributionsWood, Christopher, 1944-, University of Manchester. Department of Planning and Landscape.
The Physical Object
Pagination72p. ;
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22081496M

Any industrial or commercial development must not cause an increase in background noise levels at the nearest noise sensitive property, or at the boundary of the property. The guidance generally recommends that noise levels within residential properties should not exceed the World Health Organisation values where practicable. but a third jeopardy-noise pollution-has only recently begun to gain atten-tion. Since the industrial revolution the daily lives of people, particularly in urban environments, have been invaded by unwanted and disruptive sounds. Traffic noise, which has been generally accepted without complaint until recently, has become intolerably noticeable.


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