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...
automobiles, and machinery of factories is just a nuisance. They create a lot of noise. Noise can be defined as an undesirable or annoying sound. Noise pollution can be referred to as an annoying, irritating, distracting environmental noise level. The loudspeakers are usually used in marriages, jagrans, All advancements...
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...
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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...
The Impact of Airport Activities on Noise
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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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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.
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...
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 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...
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...
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Nowadays, noise is defined as unwanted sound. Noise pollution consists of all the unwanted sounds in our daily life and sonic pollution originated in the workplace. There are some types of noise pollution found in the environment, workplace and new technology (Two sentences are missing. Rewrite your...
Background to the study
Noise 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. In the past thirty years, noise in all areas, especially in urban areas, has been increasing rapidly. There are numerous effects...
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...
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...
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...
How to exploit business opportunities from noise pollution in major cities in China
LIST OF TABLES 3
review of literature 5
graphical techneque 9
maslow's hierachy 13
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...
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...