Recent research has found that living near a busy road or an airport triples your risk of a heart attack or stroke because the noise triggers a harmful response in the body. Here we explain what these latest findings mean.
Only a few years ago if you needed the answer to something you’d probably grab the yellow pages and call an expert. These days, everyone goes straight to google if they need a quick answer. That’s why, at Echo Barrier, we need to make sure that our website has all of the answers. Here, we look at the most frequently asked questions about noise.
If AC/DC are to be believed “rock n’ roll ain’t noise pollution”. But a recent study has found scientific evidence to the contrary. Here we explain more.
Noise pollution is bad for you health. Here, we look at a selection of scientists who, like us, want to find a solution.
Fracking - or hydraulic fracturing – is a type of drilling using cutting-edge technologies which is mostly responsible for surging US oil and natural gas production. But it’s also causing a public health problem. Here we discuss how fracking is causing a lot of noise.