The noise complaint is one of the major public environmental pollutions. The number of noise complaint were approximately 23,000 cases in 2001. In 2013, the number went up to 80,000. In order to solve this problem, the objective of this project included compiling and analysis of noise complaint cases, executed of counseling for noise complaint cases, promoted ”Noise control plan of construction sites” and “Noise control plan of entertainment establishment”, completed to amend “National Noise Control Program”, and assisted to conduct related administrative jobs, noise control workshops and national noise control affairs conference. The abstract is as following.
1.Compiled and analyzed the complaint and repeatedly petitioned cases by types, processes, and results for the last five years.
2.Completed 15 cases of counseled noise complaints, and continually tracking 5 cases among these cases. As for noise sources, air-conditioner outdoor unit were the main noise sources of counseled cases.
3.Added five judicial cases of noise complaints that sentenced from 2014, and posted on the website for public to browse.
4.In accordance with the result of “Noise control plan of construction sites for 2013”, this study revised the detail of the plan for 2014, and made a demo soundproof equipment.
5.Completed 10 cases of entertainment premises counseled noise complaints, and continually tracking 3 cases among these cases. As for noise sources, karaoke were the main noise sources of these complaint cases.
6.Assisted EPA to amend “National Noise Control Program” and checked the EPB noise inspection records to make sure the inspector's work conforming to the new revised noise control standards .
7.Assisted EPA to organize the “National Conference on Noise Control” which attendants included EPB officials and academic professors.