Noise Exposure Levels

There are a number of different calculations for exposure levels for different times of the day, environment and types of noise source.

Noise Exposure Levels can be used to calculate a hygiene level.

Hourly Leq is adopted as the measure of cumulative noise impact for non-residential land uses (those not involving sleep) because:


See also: Community Noise Criteria.

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Subjects: Noise & Vibration