Record Display for the EPA National Library CatalogRECORD NUMBER: 12 OF 21
|Main Title||First Report on Status and Progress of Noise Research and Control Programs in the Federal Government. Volume 1: Report on Status and Progress.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, D.C. Office of Noise Abatement and Control.|
|Stock Number||PB-243 447|
|Additional Subjects||Noise(Sound) ; Noise reduction ; Aircraft noise ; Engine noise ; Motor noise ; Gear noise ; Environmental engineering ; Standards ; Regulations ; Government policies ; Noise abatement ; Machinery noise ; Federal agencies|
Issued in compliance with Section 4(c)(3) of the Noise Control Act of 1972 (PL 92-574), this report describes Federal noise control and research activities and establishes a baseline of agency program information that may be used in subsequent years to assess progress in the Federal Government's noise control efforts. Thirty-nine Federal agencies were requested to submit information on their noise related activities to EPA. Volume I of the report contains a summary and assessment of reported activities which are described both by agency and by the following functional areas: noise standards and regulations, noise abatement, hearing conservation, technical assistance, and research.