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...
Noise is playing an ever increasing role in our lives and seems a regret-table, but ultimately avoidable corollary of current technology. The trend toward the use of more labor-saving devices, sports and pleasure craft, high-wattage stereo and quadriphony, larger construction machinery...
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
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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...
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...
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...
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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...
How to exploit business opportunities from noise pollution in major cities in China
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Types of Pollution
Noise PollutionNoise pollution is a type of energy pollution in which distracting, irritating, or damaging sounds are freely audible. As with other forms of energy pollution (such as heat and light pollution), noise pollution contaminants are not physical particles, but rather...
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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...
Pollution is the introduction of contaminants into the natural environment that cause adverse change. Pollution can take the form of chemical substances or energy, such as noise, heat or light. Pollutants, the components of pollution, can be either foreign substances/energies or naturally occurring contaminants...
Noise is defined as unwanted sound. Sound, which pleases the listeners, is music and that which causes pain and annoyance is noise. At times, what is music for some can be noise for others2
Noise can be described as sound without agreeable musical quality or as an unwanted or undesired sound. Thus...
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...
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...
Noise pollution - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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...
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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...
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...
Causes of noise pollution
We are bombarded with sound even when we live in rural areas. From crop dusters to large farm equipment, we have plenty of sound in the country. In the urban areas, we not only have sound that is produced at unnatural decibel levels, the sound is reflected from hard surfaces...
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...
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Noise Pollution: Raising Awareness on the Unseen
Deterioration of Human Health
Sound is a particular auditory impression perceived by the sense of hearing. The presence of unwanted sound is called noise pollution. This unwanted sound can seriously damage and...
Noise pollution is a disturbance to the human environment that is escalating at such a high rate that it will become a major threat to the quality of human lives. Noises in all areas, especially in urban areas, have been increasing rapidly. Poor urban planning gives rise to noise pollution
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...
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...
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...
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...
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 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...
The Impact of Airport Activities on Noise
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1 Introduction ................................................................................................... 4
2 Noise impact .................................................................................................. 5