Study on the Standard Guideline of Environmental Impact Assessment Focusing on Light Pollution

빛공해 분야의 환경영향평가 지침 표준화 연구

  • Received : 2018.10.05
  • Accepted : 2019.01.25
  • Published : 2019.02.28


Artificial lighting is an essential part, but it causes light pollution due to unnecessary or excessive use of light. Light pollution has negative effects such as power waste, adverse health effects, destruction of the ecosystem. But currently, light pollution is managed only post-management. The purpose of this study is to standardize methods of environmental impact assessment focusing on light pollution to effectively manage and reduce the negative effect of areas that may cause light pollution in advance.

Table 1. Acceptable standard of light emission for lighting environment management areas

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Table 2. Maximum values of vertical illuminance on properties (CIE 150:2017)

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Table 3. Obtrusive light limitations for exterior lighting installations

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Table 4. Average values of illuminance at the window level of dwellings or on balconies or terraces, the boundary surfaces for residential use caused by lighting installations, except public street lighting installations.

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Table 5. Effects table in ILP PLG 04

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Table 6. Calculation settings of illuminance in vertical plane on residential area

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Table 7. An example of HFBS code for light trespassevaluation

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Supported by : 국립환경과학원


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