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Noise sources

Environmental noise is also regulated at EU level at the source of the noise, with legislation on issues such as harmonized noise limits for motor vehicles, outdoor equipment and other noise-generating products. The list below outlines key legislation in the field of noise at source.

Road traffic noise (follow-up by EC DG for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs )

Aircraft noise (follow-up by EC DG for Mobility and Transport )

Railway noise (follow-up by EC DG for Mobility and Transport)

Noise from Equipment for Use Outdoors (follow-up by EC DG for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs)