Record Display for the EPA National Library Catalog


Main Title Regulatory analysis supporting the labeling of hearing protectors : product noise labeling requirements.
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Noise Abatement and Control.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Noise Abatement and Control,
Year Published 1979
Report Number EPA 550/9-79/256
Stock Number PB80-101819
OCLC Number 40123081
Subjects Noise control ; Ear--Protection--Equipment and supplies
Additional Subjects Auditory perception ; Effectiveness ; Measurement ; Methodology ; Requirements ; Regulations ; Protective devices ; Hearing ; Ear protective devices ; Labeling
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBD  EPA 550-9-79-256 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 04/30/2015
ELBD ARCHIVE EPA 550-9-79-256 Received from HQ AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 10/04/2023
ESAD  EPA 550-9-79-256 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 03/23/2010
NTIS  PB80-101819 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation [220] pp. in var. pgs. ; 28 cm.
The document contains information used by EPA in developing the Noise Labeling Requirements for Hearing Protectors including: a description of hearing protector devices, factors affecting selection, and a discussion of the various methods for measuring protector effectiveness; the procedure used to calculate single-number effectiveness ratings; an overview of the industry; the Agency's response to comments, and resolution of issues raised during the public comment period; and the participation of the public throughout the development of the regulation.
"EPA 550/9-79-256".