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Main Title Docket analysis for the final noise emission regulation for buses.
CORP Author United States. Office of Noise Abatement Control.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Noise Abatement and Control,
Year Published 1980
Report Number EPA/550/9-80/213
Stock Number PB82-194564
Subjects Buses--Law and legislation--United States ; Noise control--Law and legislation--United States
Additional Subjects Buses(Vehicles) ; Noise pollution ; Passenger transportation ; Noise reduction ; Human factors engineering ; Environmental impacts ; Regulations ; Noise levels
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB82-194564 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 172 pages ; 28 cm
This document presents all comments received from the public regarding the proposed Bus Noise Emission Regulation and the Federal government's responses to each comment. The comments include those received during the 90-day public comment period and testimony received at two public hearings. The commends and Agency responses address: health and welfare benefits of the regulation; but interior noise; school buses; possible economic effects of the regulation; noise control technology; enforcement of the regulation; test procedures; Acoustical Assurance Period and Sound Level Degradation Factor; Transbus; transit malls; and general comments. The document also lists: those organizations and individuals that commented during the 90-day public comment period or testified at the hearings; other organizations and individuals with which the Agency had contact during the development of the regulation; and those organizations and individuals that the Agency will contact in order to inform the public of the benefits and impacts of the regulation.
"July 1980." "EPA 550/9-80-213." Microfiche.