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|Main Title||Public Hearings on Noise Abatement and Control Held at Washington, D.C. on Nov. 9-12, 1971. Volume VIII. Technology and Economics of Noise Control; National Programs and Their Relations with State and Local Programs.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, D.C. Office of Noise Abatement and Control.|
|Stock Number||PB-257 279|
|Additional Subjects||Noise reduction ; Project planning ; Noise pollution ; Government policies ; National government ; Technology ; State government ; Local government ; Cooperation ; Economic factors ; National programs ; Public hearings|
The reported hearing begins with an outline of research on noise propagation, motor noise, atmospheric sound properties, and the effects of noise on man, along with cost benefit analyses of noise reduction. The discussions included aircraft, highway, vehicle, and other noise abatement measures. Legislation and regulation for ecology protection are covered.