Occupational noise

magniX Continued Flight Testing Reveals Electric Aircraft Significantly Reduce Noise Pollution

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 2:00pm

EVERETT, Wash., April 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- magniX , the company powering the electric aviation revolution, today shared noise results from flight testing of the eBeaver aircraft which demonstrate a significant reduction in noise pollution from an electric aircraft versus a conventional one.

Key Points: 
  • EVERETT, Wash., April 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- magniX , the company powering the electric aviation revolution, today shared noise results from flight testing of the eBeaver aircraft which demonstrate a significant reduction in noise pollution from an electric aircraft versus a conventional one.
  • Several studies have shown the negative impact aircraft noise has on people including adverse effects to both physical and mental health.
  • In fact, one study published by Noise and Health International Journal found that aircraft noise is one of the most detrimental environmental effects of aviation.
  • With decreased noise, electric aircraft can open up greater mobility across airports that are currently restricted due to noise regulations.

magniX Continued Flight Testing Reveals Electric Aircraft Significantly Reduce Noise Pollution

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 2:00pm

EVERETT, Wash., April 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- magniX , the company powering the electric aviation revolution, today shared noise results from flight testing of the eBeaver aircraft which demonstrate a significant reduction in noise pollution from an electric aircraft versus a conventional one.

Key Points: 
  • EVERETT, Wash., April 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- magniX , the company powering the electric aviation revolution, today shared noise results from flight testing of the eBeaver aircraft which demonstrate a significant reduction in noise pollution from an electric aircraft versus a conventional one.
  • Several studies have shown the negative impact aircraft noise has on people including adverse effects to both physical and mental health.
  • In fact, one study published by Noise and Health International Journal found that aircraft noise is one of the most detrimental environmental effects of aviation.
  • With decreased noise, electric aircraft can open up greater mobility across airports that are currently restricted due to noise regulations.

Study examines consequences of noise pollution on cricket health, reproduction

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 10:30am

DENVER, Jan. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Is noise pollution harming cricket populations and, subsequently, their wildlife food chains?

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  • DENVER, Jan. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Is noise pollution harming cricket populations and, subsequently, their wildlife food chains?
  • More than 83% of land in the continental United States alone is close enough to be exposed to noticeable vehicular noise.
  • Three of the groups are being exposed to either 50, 60 or 70 decibels of recorded traffic noise throughout their lives.
  • Researchers will allow the crickets to mate and then will study their offspring to see if there are any lingering parental effects from the past noise exposure.

DGAP-News: Aves One equips its freight car fleet with whisper brakes to reduce noise

Monday, December 14, 2020 - 2:05pm

Hamburg, 14 December 2020 - Aves One AG, a strongly growing holder of long-life logistics assets, has already equipped 95% of its fleet with so-called whisper brakes.

Key Points: 
  • Hamburg, 14 December 2020 - Aves One AG, a strongly growing holder of long-life logistics assets, has already equipped 95% of its fleet with so-called whisper brakes.
  • This leads to a noise reduction which is perceived by the human ear as halving the noise.
  • "By converting our portfolio to whisper brakes, we are contributing our share to reducing noise emissions and thus improving the quality of life of the people affected.
  • The use of whisper brakes is obligatory in Germany under the Rail Noise Protection Act (SchlrmschG) which came into force yesterday.

Noise Barriers Launches New and Improved Website Experience

Tuesday, September 29, 2020 - 4:00pm

DEER PARK, Ill., Sept. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Noise Barriers, a leading brand of metal noise control products serving the industrial and architectural markets, is pleased to announce the launch of a new and improved website.

Key Points: 
  • DEER PARK, Ill., Sept. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Noise Barriers, a leading brand of metal noise control products serving the industrial and architectural markets, is pleased to announce the launch of a new and improved website.
  • This portal allows channel partners access to valuable product data, training materials and marketing tools with the click of a button.
  • We strive to provide the best user experience we can for those seeking information about our products and this new site delivers on that."
  • Noise Barriers is a leading manufacturer of high performing metal noise control products serving the industrial and architectural markets.

Worldwide Hearing Protection Equipment Industry to 2025 - by Type, End-user Industry & Geography - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, September 28, 2020 - 1:20pm

The demand for hearing protection equipment is increasing due to the increase in noise pollution in the world.

Key Points: 
  • The demand for hearing protection equipment is increasing due to the increase in noise pollution in the world.
  • The low cost of hearing equipment is also a reason to hearing protection equipment growth.
  • The global hearing protection equipment market is segmented by type, end-user industry, and geography.
  • There has been an increase in the usage of hearing protection equipment by defense personal, leading to an increase in demand for hearing protection equipment.

Justrite's New QuietSite Noise Reduction Barriers Help Combat Noise Pollution on Worksites

Wednesday, July 22, 2020 - 8:00am

Mark McElhinny, the President and CEO of the Justrite Safety Group, said QuietSite Noise Reduction Barriers help combat noise distraction for work crews and protects the public from noise pollution near job sites.

Key Points: 
  • Mark McElhinny, the President and CEO of the Justrite Safety Group, said QuietSite Noise Reduction Barriers help combat noise distraction for work crews and protects the public from noise pollution near job sites.
  • "Our QuietSite Noise Reduction Barriers are designed to absorb and reflect noise, thus reducing the overall noise level on any worksite."
  • The QuietSite Noise Reduction Barriers feature a unique acoustic core that absorbs noise and a vinyl outer layer that reflects noise.
  • Noise barriers are a proven, effective method of combating noise and the QuietSite Noise Reduction Barriers can reduce common construction noises by up to half.

InventHelp Inventor Develops Sound Muffler Attachment for Leaf Blowers (DLL-3708)

Tuesday, June 23, 2020 - 5:15pm

PITTSBURGH, June 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --While leaf blowers are effective for fall cleanup, they are not the quietest of lawn and garden maintenance tools.

Key Points: 
  • PITTSBURGH, June 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --While leaf blowers are effective for fall cleanup, they are not the quietest of lawn and garden maintenance tools.
  • Fortunately, an inventor from Dallas, Texas, has found a way to reduce the noise level for the benefit of the user and the neighbors nearby.
  • He developed a prototype for BLOWER-BE-QUIET, patent-pending, specifically to prevent exposure to loud noise from leaf blowers.
  • As such, it protects the ears against hearing loss and reduces the amount of noise pollution in the environment.

Global Noise Vibration Harshness (NVH) Testing Market was Estimated to be US$ 1,971.8 Mn in 2018 and is Expected to Reach US$ 2,957 Mn by 2027 Growing at a CAGR of 4.6% Over the Forecast Period Owing to Growing Concern Regarding Increasing Noise Pollution

Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

Moreover, less than 40 dB(A) of annual average outside bedrooms is recommended to prevent adverse health effects from night noise.

Key Points: 
  • Moreover, less than 40 dB(A) of annual average outside bedrooms is recommended to prevent adverse health effects from night noise.
  • Noise, vibration, harshness testing is defined as sound quality analysis of multiple metrics such as sound exposure level and loudness.
  • Another factor boosting the noise vibration harshness testing market is the rising adoption of stringent government regulations in various regions.
  • Rising adoption of battery electric vehicles (BEVs) worldwide is expected to give a significant boost to noise vibration harshness testing market during the forecast period.

Global Noise Vibration Harshness Testing Market was Estimated to be US$ 1,971.8 Mn in 2018 and is Expected to Reach US$ 2,957 Mn by 2027 Growing at a CAGR of 4.6% Over the Forecast Period Owing to Growing Concern Regarding Increasing Noise Pollution: Abso

Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

Moreover, less than 40 dB(A) of annual average outside bedrooms is recommended to prevent adverse health effects from night noise.

Key Points: 
  • Moreover, less than 40 dB(A) of annual average outside bedrooms is recommended to prevent adverse health effects from night noise.
  • Noise, vibration, harshness testing is defined as sound quality analysis of multiple metrics such as sound exposure level and loudness.
  • Another factor boosting the noise vibration harshness testing market is the rising adoption of stringent government regulations in various regions.
  • Rising adoption of battery electric vehicles (BEVs) worldwide is expected to give a significant boost to noise vibration harshness testing market during the forecast period.