Mobile Radio and Radiation

Report "Mobile Radio and Radiation" by the working group on Mobile Radio and Radiation

28.11.2019 – In Switzerland the introduction of 5th generation mobile radio technology (5G) has begun. This report (PDF, 694 kB, 28.11.2019) describes technical facts about 5G, addresses the operation of the Swiss mobile radio networks and their regulation, estimates the exposure of the population to non-ionising radiation (NIR) and summarises the scientific findings on possible health consequences. 

 

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BERENIS Nr. 19 - December 2019

In the period from February to April 2019, 112 new publications have been identified, and nine of these were discussed in depth by BERENIS. Based on the selection criteria, four of these publications were selected as the most relevant ones. Their summaries and assessments are provided in the latest newsletter. In addition, this newsletter issue presents a number of studies that investigate the relationship between mobile phone use and radiation-independent symptoms in adolescents.

At a glance


Power lines

How strong are the electric and magnetic fields around power lines?

Impacts of electrosmog

What are the known electrosmog impacts on humans? Where do research gaps still exist?

Light emissions

Which impacts can artificial light have on nocturnal animals and humans?

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