1997 Environmental Excellence Awards
Honorable Mention For Excellence in Noise Abatement
Transportation Research and Development Bureau, Landscape Architecture Bureau, Materials Bureau, Environmental Analysis Bureau, Design Quality Assurance Bureau, and Structures Division, New York state Department of Transportation
The New York State Department of Transportation has developed design standards and specifications for the use of recycled plastic in noise-barrier construction. These standards represent an alternative solution to the environmental problems of noise pollution and plastic waste.
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