Why do you need a quiet place to live?
Environmental noise is an issue across the UK and internationally
Do you have a feeling of displeasure, nuisance, disturbance or irritation caused by a specific sound?
If so you are amongst the more than 30% of people in the EU that report problems with noise.
Noise stress has been found to have physical manifestations of anxiety, hypertension, elevated blood pressure and adrenaline levels.
The World Health Organisation has recommended exposure levels for environmental noise in order to protect population health; but how do they affect you?