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How to measure noise in workplace

How to measure noise in workplace

We will see how to measure noise in workplace by using noise level meter to know whether employees are exposed to high noise levels and if any equipments are generating harmful noise levels. What is Noise? Noise is a Sound, especially one that is loud or unpleasant or that causes disturbance. Why measure noise in Workplace? Noise level measurement plays important role in workplace hearing conversion. It helps to identify…

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EHS Environmental Health and Safety Roles & Responsibilities

EHS Environmental Health and Safety Roles & Responsibilities

EHS Officer means? Have you been interested about Environmental health and safety professionals do on their duty? If you are looking for environmental health and safety (EHS) job then first thing is important to know about what environmental health and safety concept. It seems like an interesting job for a person who like to learn new things on daily basis. EHS Roles and Responsibilities Their major role of EHS manager…

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Effects of Ganapati Festival

Effects of Ganapati Festival

Ganesh Chaturthi is a widely celebrated Hindu festival in India in honor of god Ganapati or Ganesha. It was introduced by Mr. Bhausaheb Laxman Javale in 1892 in Pune to unite people. It falls in Bhadrapada as per Hindu calendar and anywhere between months of August to September as per Gregorian calendar. In this Article we are going to see Effects of Ganapati Festival on Environment and the most appropriate…

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Stack Emission Monitoring Procedure

Stack Emission monitoring procedure includes tasks of Measurement, testing, sampling and analysis. Onsite determination of physical parameters of flue gases such as temperature, flow and pressure also involved in Stack emission monitoring. Air Quality is major environmental responsibility for all manufacturing industries. Those industries can use air quality monitoring or stack monitoring to measure degree of pollutants or contaminants present in current exhaust air and take required steps to reduce…

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Environmental Monitoring Methods

Environmental Monitoring Methods

Environmental Monitoring is process of understanding the level of harmful pollutants present in atmosphere and its effects on environment, human life, animals and trees. Objectives of Environmental Monitoring Data obtained from Environmental monitoring can be used to draw trends for future complications. Also it allows us to identify natural calamities before time and precautionary measures can be taken to soften the impact. Read more about Purpose or Objectives of Environmental…

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How to Reduce Noise Pollution?

How to Reduce Noise Pollution?

We can Reduce Noise pollution by turning off appliances when not in use, use of earplugs, lowering the volume, planting more trees, regular maintenance of vehicles and machines etc. By controlling noise we can control negative health effects that noise pollution has on everyone. What is Noise? Noise is unwanted sound. A sound which has unpleasant effects and discomfort to ears is called as noise. Generally sound generated by vehicles,…

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Ambient Air Quality monitoring guidelines

Ambient Air Quality monitoring guidelines

Ambient Air Quality Monitoring is an important part of Environmental Monitoring. Before commencing Ambient Air Quality monitoring there are certain guidelines which needs to be followed. Ambient Air Quality monitoring guidelines minimize the risk of getting wrong data due to improper methods. Read more About Environmental Monitoring Guidelines before Ambient Air Quality monitoring Background information needs to be collected consists of details of below mentioned details: Sources and emissions It…

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Sampling Point in Stack Monitoring

Sampling Point in Stack Monitoring

The selection of best sampling point is always a matter of individual decision in any type of sampling process. Stack monitoring is part of Air Quality monitoring in Environmental monitoring. Know about Environmental Quality Monitoring The sampling point in Stack Monitoring should be far from any disturbance, bends, baffles etc. To select best sampling point it advised that it should be at a distance 5-10 diameters for downstream and 3-5…

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How to Reduce Particulate Matter?

How to Reduce Particulate Matter?

We can reduce particulate matter by reducing usage of particulate mater forming appliances, Avoid burning, quit indoor smoking, walk instead of vehicle, using solar energy, regular maintaining vehicle etc. Particulate matter is one of the most important and dangerous air pollutant present in the air along with harmful gases, chemicals, smoke particles, etc. Air quality is determined by studying air pollutants present in air which is called as Air Quality…

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Ambient Air Sampling Methods

Ambient Air Sampling Methods

Pollutants are nothing but any substance that may present in an atmosphere in such a concentration that it may harmful to surrounding, living organism or human being. Sampling and analysis of air pollutants is known as Air quality monitoring and it is major part of environmental monitoring. There are many advanced types of ambient air Sampling methods. we will learn here only which are most commonly used. Data obtained by is…

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