Noise, Vibration and Offensive Odors

  1. Factories, business establishments and construction sites are the object of most complaints of noise and vibration, though these complaints are slowly declining in recent years.

  2. Along the Tokaido Shinkansen ("Bullet Train") line, complaints of noise and vibration caused by the Shinkansen have been received resulting in some areas failing to meet environmental quality standards.

  3. In the areas surrounding the Atsugi Airfield, complaints have been received due to noise caused by training flights, resulting in some areas failing to meet environmental quality standards.

  4. Factories and business establishments are the major causes of complaints about offensive odors, although complaints are also common arising from domestic lifestyles such as sewerage systems and private residences. In addition, in some cases although regulations are met for each substances, offensive odors may arise from combination of substances.


    Complaints of Noise, Vibration and offensive Odors
    __ Offensive Odors
    __ Vibration
    __ Noise

    home back