[ Table Summary ]

Type of Pollution

Types of Interface Nature of Problems Possible Measures Reference Section
Air chimney interface air pollutant plume adequate buffering, height restrictions on developments 3.2.2, 3.3.3, 3.4.1
Air non-chimney interface odour, heat adequate buffering 3.3.2, 3.4.1
Air and Noise large scale interface multiple pollution sources adequate buffering, comprehensive redevelopment 3.2.2, 3.3.2, 3.3.3, 4.2.13 - 14, 4.3
Noise extremely noisy interface severe noise source (same as Type III in
Figure 2.2)
buffering, screening, comprehensive redevelopment 4.2.13 - 14, 4.3
Noise moderately noisy interface moderate noise source (same as Type I & II in
Figure 2.2)
buffering, screening, land use layout barriers or insulation 4.2.13 - 14, 4.3
Water wastewater/ runoff interface polluted streams/ watercourse buffering, screening, local improvement scheme 5.2.1

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