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BS 8233:2014 Guidance on sound insulation and noise reduction for buildings
Provides guidance for the control of noise in and around buildings and is applicable to the design of new or refurbished buildings undergoing a change of use. Covers measuring equipment and accuracy, external noise sources, specific types of building, sound insulation and noise from building services.
Supersedes BS 8233:1999. First published 1948. Second edition 1960. Third edition 1987. Fourth edition 1999. Fifth (present) edition, February 2014. Came into effect 28 February 2014.
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