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|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Regulatory analysis for the noise emission regulations for motorcycles and motorcycle exhaust systems.|
|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,|
|Subjects||Motorcycles--Noise. ; Noise control--Law and legislation--United States.|
|Additional Subjects||Motorcycles ; Noise pollution ; Regulations ; Exhaust systems ; Noise reduction ; Economic impact ; Environmental impacts ; Acoustic measurement ; Noise levels ; Data bases ; Mopeds|
|Collation||339 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm|
This document presents the technical data and analyses used by EPA in developing the noise emission regulations for motorcycles and motorcycle exhaust systems. The information presented includes a detailed discussion of: the motorcycle and motorcycle exhaust systems industry; baseline noise levels for current motorcycles; the noise control technology available; the adverse health and welfare impacts of motorcycle noise and the potential benefits of regulation; the expected costs and potential economic effects of regulation; and the noise measurement methodology.
"December 1980." Includes bibliographical references. "EPA 550/9-80-217." Microfiche.