Title: A Comparative Analysis of Noise Level at Jaipur City


Volume 9 Issue 1 Year 2019

Authors:

Akash Johari

akashjohari4@gmail.com
Department of Civil Engineering, Swami Keshvanand Institute of Technology, Management and Gramothan, Jaipur-302017 (INDIA),

Saurabh Singh

2016pce5409@mnit.ac.in
Department of Civil Engineering, Swami Keshvanand Institute of Technology, Management and Gramothan, Jaipur-302017 (INDIA)

Pages: 20-24


Abstract:

Noise is defined as unwanted sound. Industrialization and urbanization is the main cause for undesirable environmental noise, which makes a significant damage to human beings and environment. Industrial, commercial, residential and silence zones are the main cause of noise. To measure the impact of
noise, this study was carried out at fifteen different locations of Jaipur to access the noise level for two continuous days during morning and evening time.
This comparative analysis shows that the values are higher in fifteen different locations of Jaipur city as per the various standards established by the Central
Pollution Control Board (CPCB) and World Health Organization (WHO).

Keywords:
Noise Pollution, WHO, CPCB, Health Hazards, Mitigation Measures, Noise Barriers