NRC

(redirected from Noise Reduction Coefficient)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Noise Reduction Coefficient: Sound transmission class, sound absorption coefficient

NRC

abbr.
1. National Research Council
2. Nuclear Regulatory Commission

NRC

(in Canada) abbreviation for
National Research Council

NRC

Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.NRC - an independent federal agency created in 1974 to license and regulate nuclear power plants
independent agency - an agency of the United States government that is created by an act of Congress and is independent of the executive departments
References in periodicals archive ?
For the C Street project, ADOT provided Durisol with specifications that required the transparent noise barrier to be constructed as polycarbonate injection-molded blocks with a noise reduction coefficient (NRC) of 0.
Although light weight, the materials offer high noise reduction coefficient ratings, in part because of the fine fibers, which create multitudes of microscopic air spaces for effective sound absorption.
In addition, HARMONI tiles have a Noise Reduction Coefficient (NRC) of 0.