Monthly Archives: May 2015

Germany’s UBA calls for noise reduction ‘for the children’

28/05/2015 //
by idealmarketing
Posted in Automotive insulation, Automotive sound insulation

The German Umweltbundesamt (UBA) – the equivalent of the US Environmental Protection Agency – has stressed the importance of noise reduction for the health and wellbeing of children. Its calls came to coincide with International Noise Awareness Day at the end of April, and include the findings of the German Environmental Survey, which looked at […]

Election 2015: What can we expect on noise reduction?

22/05/2015 //
by idealmarketing
Posted in Automotive industry news, Automotive sound insulation

Noise reduction might not have been a major campaigning issue for any of the main political parties ahead of the election – and the UK Noise Association was among the voices calling for more concerted action on the issue – but that doesn’t mean there’s no indication of what measures might be brought in over […]

Audio streams – how acoustic insulation is good for fish

15/05/2015 //
by idealmarketing
Posted in Automotive sound insulation, sound insulation

You might think the biggest connection between automotive acoustic insulation and bridges over rivers and streams is deadening that ‘thud’ as the road joins the bridge deck. But beneath the bridge, there is a whole ecosystem of aquatic life, and acoustic insulation that reduces the transmission of unwanted noise from the bridge above can be […]

Govt told ‘don’t be silent on noise reduction’

08/05/2015 //
by idealmarketing
Posted in Automotive sound insulation

Noise campaigners have urged the government to take a firm stance on noise reduction, after pointing out ahead of the election that none of the main contenders had any clear position on the issue. April 29th was International Noise Awareness Day, and the UK Noise Association took the chance – and the proximity to the […]

7 out of 10 drivers prefer car noise reduction

01/05/2015 //
by idealmarketing
Posted in Automotive industry news, Automotive insulation, Automotive sound insulation

A newly published survey has highlighted just how extensive the desire for car noise reduction is among motorists, with electric vehicles hailed as one development with the potential to reduce volume levels substantially. The research was commissioned by Go Ultra Low, an automotive industry campaign set up with the intention of encouraging drivers to adopt […]