Norouz Holidays Help Decline Tehran Noise Level

Tehran Noise Level Declines Tehran Noise Level Declines

During the Iranian New Year holidays when urban traffic declines, the average noise level in Tehran fell by 2 decibels. 
The average level measured by the noise assessment stations of Tehran's Air Quality Control Company in the last two weeks of the previous year (March 6-20) was 70.10 dB that dropped to 68.57 dB at the beginning of the holidays (March 21-April 2), AQCC's website reported. 
Noise pollution has taken lower priority than other types of pollution, as its health impacts are not detectable immediately. 


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