DGNB
DGNB criteria sociocultural and functional quality

DGNB criteria "Acoustic comfort" (SOC1.3)

Objective

The objective is to achieve room acoustics conditions that correspond to the intended use and ensure appropriate user comfort.

Benefits

Good acoustic conditions are an important requirement for ensuring productivity and comfort of users.

Contribution to overriding sustainability goals

   

  CONTRIBUTION TO THE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS (SDGS) OF THE UNITED NATIONS (UN) CONTRIBUTION TO THE GERMAN
SUSTAINABILITY STRATEGY

Moderate

3.4 Reduction of premature death, promotion of good health/well-being 3.1.a/b Health and food

Indicators for evaluation

  1. Acoustic concept formulated during the planning process
  2. Individual offices and multi-person offices up to 40 m²

  3. Multi-person offices larger than 40 m²

  4. Rooms in accordance with DIN 18041:2016-03 (room group A1–A5) with special requirements in terms of speech intelligibility (such as meeting rooms, seminar rooms or classrooms)

  5. Rooms with recommendations in accordance with DIN 18041:2016-03 (building use B3–B5) with special requirements for noise reduction and/or room acoustics comfort (such as cafeterias, libraries or break rooms)

  6. AGENDA 2030 BONUS – STRESS REDUCTION, HEALTH AND WELL-BEING

 

Download DGNB criteria SOC1.3

 


Source of the „Sustainable Development Goals"-icons: www.un.org/sustainabledevelopment/news/communications-material/


The other criteria of the topic "Sociocultural and functional quality":

 

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Abteilungsleiterin Forschung und Entwicklung
Phone: +49 711 722322-67
a.braune at dgnb.de

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