Noise, Vibration and Offensive Odors
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
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