Noise Pollution in Cities
1. What is Noise Pollution?
2. What causes Noise pollution?
3. What are the effects of Noise pollution in cities?
4. Measures to control Noise pollution.
What is Noise Pollution?
Noise pollution is a type of energy pollution in which distracting...
Ironically, the subject of noise pollution is one of the most silent of all forms of pollutions. But, this little spoken-about form of pollution is nevertheless causing as many health issues as the other forms of pollution do. Here is a brief synopsis of the various causes, health...
sources of noise pollution
Introduction to sources of noise pollution:..
Sources of Noise Pollution
Appliances used in the home such as mixer grinders, vacuum cleaners, washing machines, loudspeakers, television sets and music systems used with high volumes are the main sources of this kind of pollution...
Cause and Effect
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Cause of Noise Pollution
There are many different causes of noise pollution all of which all have a negative effect on a person.”… It also has negative impact on human health as it can cause conditions such as aggression, hypertension, high stress levels...
of pollution comes about, most people usually attribute it to air pollution. Air pollution is usually the first thing people think of because it is the highly debated form of pollution that occurs in most urban settings. What some people may not realize is that it is only one form of pollution that...
The Impact of Airport Activities on Noise
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Water pollution is the contamination of water bodies (e.g. lakes, rivers, oceans, aquifers and groundwater). Water pollution occurs when pollutants are directly or indirectly discharged into water bodies without adequate treatment to remove harmful compounds.
Water pollution affects plants and organisms...
Noise may not seem as harmful as the pollution of air or water but it is also a severe problem that affects human health and can contribute to a general deterioration of environmental daily.
The word “Noise” derived from the Latin word “Nausea” meaning seasickness...
International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering
ISSN 0974-5904, Vol. 03, No. 06, December 2010, pp. 869-874
Environmental Impacts of Noise Pollution - A case
Study of Saharanpur City, Western Uttar Pradesh,
VARTIKA SINGH and PRAMENDRA DEV
School of Studies in Earth Science, Vikram...
Causes And Effects Of Noise Pollution
Noise can be defined as an unwanted or undesired sound. Decibel is the standard unit for measurement of sound. Usually 80 db is the level at which sound becomes physically painful. And can be termed as noise. Humans, animals, plants and even inert objects like...
Main effects of sound pollution
• Deafness, temporary or permanent, is one of the most prevalent effects of noise pollution. Mechanics, locomotive drivers, telephone operators etc all have their hearing impairment.
• The first and foremost effect of noise is a decrease in the efficiency in working...
What would anyone say about noise pollution of Dhanmondi? The noise pollution in here is excessive. Noise pollution continues to pose a major health threat for Dhanmondi. People of Dhanmondi mostly suffer from the bad effects of noise pollution. Approximately 12 million people now...
India's effect on Sound Pollution
It focuses not on the clichéd environmental problems such as Global warming, but on an issue that is quite exceptional in nature- Noise Pollution.
Its name quite clearly outlines its aim and purpose of existence*- ‘Awaaz’ is a Hindi word that means-...
Land pollution, water pollution, Air pollution & noise pollution in environment is called Environmental pollution.
When dust particles and smoke mixed in the air, the air becomes dirty. This is called air pollution. The dirty air makes many people...
Pollution is an issue of concern in the modern world that we live in today. There are many types of pollution, namely air, water and noise. Pollution in our environment will undoubtedly affect our quality of life. Our naturally beautiful world becoming ugly because it is suffering from the...
Environment and pollution in CSR
There are different type of pollution that affect the environment for example:
Noise pollution and
Water pollution is the pollution of water bodies for...
The nature of sound
Sound, a manifestation of vibration, travels in wave patterns through solids, liquids and gases.
The waves, caused by vibration of the molecules, follow sine functions, typified by the amplitude and wavelength (or frequency)
Sound waves of equal amplitude with...
Natural Science 1
(Foundation of Physical Science)
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Rafols, Aldo Neil B.
I. Environmental Pollution
Environmental pollution is contamination of air, water and land from man-made...
Changing consumption pattern has led to rising demand for energy. The final outcomes of this are air pollution, global warming, climate change, water scarcity and water pollution.
Out of India's 3,119 towns and cities, just 209 have partial treatment facilities, and only 8 have...
Noise pollution is excessive, displeasing human, animal or machine-created environmental noise that disrupts the activity or balance of human or animal life. The word noise comes from the Latin word nauseas, meaning seasickness.
The source of most outdoor noise worldwide is mainly construction and transportation...
1. Shruti:-Dear Friends today pollution has become the major concern in the cities, out of all sorts of pollutions noise pollution is amongst the major problems in the cities.
2. Alvita:-We now present you a play on noise pollution. The characters are as follows- Shruti as Bird; Alvita as Cuckoo; Saba...
Noise pollution is not a necessary price to pay for living in an industrial society. Much can be done to reduce the severity of the problem. For example, vehicles and other machines can be built to produce less noise. Four-cycle engines can replace much noisier two-cycle engines in...
Natural sounds—waves, wind bird songs—are so soothing that companies sell tapes of them to anxious people seeking a relaxing atmosphere at home or in the car. One reason why “environmental sounds’’ are big business is the fact that ordinary citizens, especially city...
What Are The Causes And Effects Of Water Pollution?
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What are the causes and effects of water pollution?
Over two thirds of Earth's surface is covered by water; less than a third is taken up by land. As Earth's population continues...
Noise may not seem as harmful as the contamination of air or water, but it is a pollution problem that affects human health and can contribute to a general deterioration of environmental quality.
Noise is undesirable and unwanted sound. Not all sound is noise. What may be considered...
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Causes of air pollution
There are many different chemical substances that contribute to air pollution. These chemicals come from a variety of sources.
Among the many types of air pollutants are nitrogen oxides, carbon monoxides, and organic compounds that can evaporate and enter the atmosphere.
| Marine pollution occurs when harmful, or potentially harmful effects, can result from the entry into the ocean of chemicals, particles, industrial, agricultural and residential waste, noise, or the spread of invasive organisms. Most sources of marine pollution are land based. The pollution often comes...
Noise pollution is the disturbing or excessive noise that may harm the activity or balance of human or animal life. The source of most outdoor noise worldwide is mainly caused bymachines and transportation systems, motor vehicles, aircraft, and trains. Outdoor noise is summarized...
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Main causes of noise pollution
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of noise pollution
Many people deal with loud or constant noise on a daily basis. Sources of noise
are many, but it is always higher in urban and industrial areas...