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Main Title Public health and welfare criteria for noise, July 27, 1973.
CORP Author United States. Office of Noise Abatement and Control.
Publisher For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off.
Year Published 1973
Report Number EPA-550-9-73-002
Stock Number PB-241 000
OCLC Number 00849541
Subjects Noise pollution ; Noise--Physiological effect ; Noise--prevention & control ; Sound--adverse effects
Additional Subjects Noise ; Fatigue(Biology) ; Performance(Human) ; Mental health ; Sleep ; Public health ; Physiological effects ; Exposure ; Psychological effects ; Sound waves ; Speech ; Auditory perception ; Animals ; Ultrasonic frequencies ; Sonic boom ; Structures ; Noise pollution ; Noise Control Act of 1972
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBD ARCHIVE EPA 550-9-73-002 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 09/07/2011
EJBD  EPA 550-9-73-002 c.1 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 06/14/2013
ESAD  EPA 550-9-73-002 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 03/23/2010
NTIS  PB-241 000 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 1 v. (various pagings) illus. 29 cm.
;Contents:Noise and noise exposures in relation to public health and welfare; Rating schemes for environmental community noise basic physical parameters; Annoyance and community response measurement techniques for annoyance; Normal auditory function; Noise-induced hearing loss-temporary and permanent shifts in auditory threshold following noise exposure types of adverse effects on hearing; Masking and speech interference intelligibility of speech, measurement of speech-interference; Additional physiological and psychological criteria pain; Effects of noise on performance; Interaction of noise and other conditions or influences measurement of effects; Effects of infrasound and ultrasound; Effects of noise on wildlife and other animals; Effect of noise on structures.
Includes bibliographical references.