Acoustics - Recommended practice for the design of low-noise workplaces containing machinery - Part 1: Noise control strategies (ISO 11690-1:1996)
|Publication Date:||1 February 1997|
|ICS Code (Acoustic measurements and noise abatement in general):||17.140.01|
|ICS Code (Noise with respect to human beings):||13.140|
|ICS Code (Safety of machinery):||13.110|
Outlines strategies to be used in dealing with noise problems in existing and planned workplaces by describing basic concepts in noise control (noise reduction, noise emission, noise immission and noise exposure). It is applicable to all types of workplaces and all types of sources of sound which ar emet in workplaces, including human activities. It includes those important strategies to adopt when buying a new machine or equipment. This part of the standard deals only with audible sound.