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noise

noun ado, blare, blatancy, cacophony, clamor, clangor, clatter, cry, din, discord, fanfare, fracas, harsh sound, hubbub, hullabaloo, jangle, loudness, outcry, pandemonium, racket, ruckus, ruction, sonitus, sound, stir, strepitus, tumult, unnleasant sound, uproar, vociferance
Associated concepts: disturbing the peace, noise pollution, nuisance
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A labourer namely Arif said that more than 50,000 residents of Shadan Lund and its adjoining area along with 15 workers of the plant are suffering the problems of air, noise pollution, various skin and respiratory diseases like tuberculosis, asthma, and chronic bronchitis.
Get evidence - take photos or keep a diary of noise pollution
The order was issued following directions from the Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court on the matter, citing the provisions of the Noise Pollution (Regulation and Control) Rules, 2000.
To get an idea of the potential spatial extent of noise pollution effects, we summarized the amount of protected land experiencing human-produced noise three or 10 decibels above natural.
For most of us, traffic noise is the worst type of noise pollution, followed by leaf blowers, lawn mowers, snow blowers, and chain saws.
NGT directed to enforce Noise Pollution Rules 2000 PICTURE FOR REPRESENTATION
Under Gatchalian's proposal, all motor vehicles shall undergo noise pollution testing at the Land Transportation Office (LTO) during the yearly vehicle registration, with 70 decibels as the noise limit.
One of the best ways of reducing noise pollution is through making green belt around the residential areas, around airport and on the sides of the road where the vehicles and trains run.
Dr Abdul Wahad urged the media to play its due role in raising awareness about noise pollution.
The emission of hydrocarbons and oxides of nitrogen by generator adds to 'air pollution' and the noise enhancing the noise pollution.
The proposal to reduce noise pollution, which has the support of the associations of leisure centres, will have positive results.
He wrote, "Following the footsteps of the Mahallu Federation if all religions curb noise pollution and show such initiatives to maintain communal harmony, the peace, joy and mutual respects will increase.