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EU report about the sources of noise


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Report from the Commission of European Communities concerning measures of environmental noise.

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Taking stock of noise exposure situation in the EU. Also references to laws and legal situation.

Noise Protection Law is part of Environmental Protection Law. Environmental law includes all laws which serve to protect the environment. It includes Private Environmental Law (Civil Law), Public Environmental Law (Administrative Law) and Penal Environmental Law.

Information and ideas:
The report shows that noise protection is a topic of great public interest which affects very different areas of society. The supranational aspect is of particular interest.

Relevant for teaching:
Noises: causes, effect, protection
Measuring of sound/noise
Noise consumption and leisure-time activities
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Biology; Civics and Politics; Physics; Science; Social studies
Grade 7 to 9; Grade 10 to 13
Middle/high school; Vocational training
Noise; Noise protection; Damage caused by noise; Definition of noise; Loudness; Measuring of noise; Noise; Noise avoidance; Source of noise
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