Fight against noise, dwellings in France

  • R. Josse Centre Sci. et Tech. de Batiment, Grenoble, France
Keywords: acoustic noise, architectural acoustics, France, sound isolation, dwellings, outdoor noises, regulations, labelling, controls, sanctions, scientific and technical research


For several years a considerable effort has been made in France to ensure good sound isolation between new dwellings, as well as against the intrusion of outdoor noises. The effort has been carried out in the following areas: regulations, labelling, controls and sanctions, scientific and technical research, and the publication of examples of solutions. The different aspects of this effort against noise are examined in detail.
How to Cite
Josse R. Fight against noise, dwellings in France. Canadian Acoustics [Internet]. 1982Jan.1 [cited 2020Feb.21];10(1):39-0. Available from: //
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