The introduction of landfill diversion targets in the mid 1990s helped drive a new generation of energy from waste plants, designed to meet new strict emissions standards and provide valuable low-carbon energy. These large sites have a variety of waste management noise sources which can create industrial noise issues for operatives along with environmental noise issues for nearby residential areas. Such noise sources as fans, blowers, burners etc. can create significant levels of unwanted noise.Read More
Whilst the production of energy from waste remains vitally important, increasing legislation and EU directives place evermore stringent targets on waste management and recycling. In the recycling industry, processes such as separating, grinding, compacting and crushing, all of which are utilised to recycle materials such as metals, plastics, and glass, all have the potential to cause noise issues at almost every stage of the process
Working with leading industry players Wakefield Acoustics has designed a wide range of innovative noise control mitigation solutions to the industry.