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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,
Year Published 1980
Report Number EPA/550/9-80/217
Stock Number PB81-180457
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
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB81-180457 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 01/01/1988
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.