Noise Application Guide

News Release
Enviro-Equipment, Inc.

For More Information Contact:
Rand Ratterree
T: 704-588-7970
[email protected]

Free Online Noise and Sound Level Meter Applications Guide Now Available From Enviro-Equipment, Inc.

Visitors to Enviro-Equipment’s website now have a free web resource for noise and sound level meter applications.  The Noise and Sound Level Applications Guide offers application examples for choosing the right noise dosimeter or sound level meter rental equipment  for residential, environmental or workplace noise pollution detection and compliance.

Charlotte, NC – January 23, 2012 -Enviro-Equipment Inc, (, a leading provider of health and safety instruments for rent and purchase, today launched a free online Noise and Sound Level Applications Guide that answers the oft-asked question: "How do I select the right noise and sound level meter for my application?”

The easy-to-read Noise and Sound Level Applications Guide features examples and tips on various residential and workplace applications, as well as information and links to instruments used to measure noise compliance. It also helps readers identify different types of noise, who the noise is affecting, and the type of data needed to rectify the noise situation.

Other key topics covered in the much-needed web resource include:

  • The differences between sound level meters and noise dosimeters
  • Awareness of residential/commercial noise compliance regulations
  • The difference between a Type 1 and Type 2 sound level meter
  • When to use a personal noise dosimeter
  • What meters record data for litigation purposes
  • The importance of regular calibration
  • ...and more

“Noise pollution is an extensive and complicated subject," commented Rand Ratterree, Branch Manager at Enviro-Equipment. "And while most of our site visitors are highly-informed health and safety professionals, industrial hygienists, environmental consultants, or police officers, we think they can benefit from an easy-to-read, instantly available web resource covering a number of key topics, including the selection of equipment for noise detection. Plus, some homeowners out there don't know how to measure the sound levels coming from a noisy neighbor, or how what kind of equipment they need. Our new Noise and Sound Level Applications Guide gives them the information they need to make an informed rental or purchase choice."

Enviro-Equipment's free online Noise and Sound Level Applications Guide is now available at

About Enviro-Equipment, Inc.

Enviro-Equipment, Inc, a woman-owned small business founded in 1993, rents and sells environmental monitoring equipment used for pollution control, ground-water remediation, water and wastewater treatment, safety and industrial hygiene, and environmental assessment. The Charlotte, NC office also offers large-scale remediation equipment, environmental sampling supplies, safety products, equipment repair, and training. Enviro-Equipment's customers include colleges and universities, government agencies, industry, and environmental consultants in the ground-water hydrology and industrial hygiene fields in North America. For more information contact Rand Ratterree at 888-274-8929 or visit the company website:, the company blog, or connect with Enviro-Equipment, Inc at,, or