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  New Handbook on Environmental Noise

Noise and vibration measurement specialist, Bruel and Kjaer (B&K) has published a new educational handbook dealing with the subject of Environmental Noise. Aimed at anyone involved in measuring and assessing environmental noise, for example noise from industrial sites, road and rail traffic, airports and outdoor events, B&K's new 65-page handbook offers a wealth of information on the subject. An introduction to environmental noise is followed by sections on the definition of sound, types of noise, environmental noise propagation and identification of noise sources. Measurement of sound and calibration sections are featured with coverage of rating level, assessment (limits), measurement reports and noise prediction. The handbook also covers planning, noise reduction, types of monitoring (attended, unattended and permanent), international standards and environmental noise parameters and terminology. In all, the handbook offers an indispensable resource for those involved in the field of environmental noise and at a list price of just £5 per copy represents excellent value for money. For a limited period Bruel & Kjaer is giving away FREE copies. For you copy, contact.... Bruel & Kjaer on Fax: +44(0) 1438 739099 Email: ___________________________________________________ November 2000