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  • 5G Informational Meeting at the Town of Brookfield – Environmental Health Trust

    5G Informational Meeting at the Town of Brookfield Members shared resources on cell tower radiation health effects. [embedded content]

  • Critique of SCHEER Opinion Report on Health Risks from Radiofrequency Radiation – Environmental Health Trust

    Critique of SCHEER Opinion Report on Health Risks from Radiofrequency Radiation A review of the EU expert group and opinion of August 2022 on the need of a revision of the maximum exposure limits for radiation from wireless communications Radiofrequency … Read More

  • Apple Waives Right to Respond to Cert. Petition in RF Radiation High Court Appeal – Environmental Health Trust

    “Apple has decided not to file a responsive brief in the radiofrequency (RF) radiation case filed by iPhone users who claim that Apple breached state tort and consumer-fraud laws by misrepresenting and failing to disclose the amount of RF radiation … Read More

  • Federal Law Allows More Antennas on Rooftops With No Community Participation – Environmental Health Trust

    When a cell tower is built, it can go higher per federal law, and the community has virtually no say. A tower can go up to 20 feet higher with no public process due to the passing of Section 6409(a) … Read More

  • 5G in New York – Environmental Health Trust

    Verizon, AT&T, and T-Mobile are adding 5G technology in New York City with a combination of “macro” sites (wireless transmitters generally located on the rooftops) and “small cells,” which are typically located street poles. European Parliament requested a research report  … Read More

  • Resources on Electromagnetic Sensitivity and Accommodations  – Environmental Health Trust

    Resources on Electromagnetic Sensitivity and Accommodations  U.S. Government Agency Recognition  Social Security Administration: Letter- Electromagnetic Sensitivity Found to be a Severe Impairment by the Social Security Administration 2003 and 2020  General Council Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board Need for … Read More

  • 5G in New York – Environmental Health Trust

    Verizon, AT&T, and T-Mobile are adding 5G technology in New York City with a combination of “macro” sites (wireless transmitters generally located on the rooftops) and “small cells,” which are typically located street poles. Theodora  Scarato, executive director of Environmental … Read More

  • Connecticut House Bill 5107 Proposed on Small Cell Siting And Smart Meter Opt-in – Environmental Health Trust

    Sponsors History Date Chamber Action 2023-01-09 House Referred to Joint Committee on Energy and Technology Status    Summary To give municipalities different options in conducting the siting for small cell installations and to prohibit electric utilities from installing smart meters … Read More

  • New Textbook:  Electromagnetic Fields of Wireless Communications: Biological and Health Effects  – Environmental Health Trust

    Electromagnetic Fields of Wireless Communications: Biological and Health Effects  Panagopoulos DJ (Ed.). (Dec 30, 2022). Electromagnetic Fields of Wireless Communications: Biological and Health Effects (1st ed.). CRC Press. doi: 10.1201/9781003201052. Book Description This 544 page book reflects contributions from experts in biological … Read More

  • New Study: Rising Trend in Primary Brain Cancer Incidence in Younger Males in High-Income Countries – Environmental Health Trust

    New study sees a rising trend in primary brain cancer incidence in younger males in high-income countries A joint study by CU Medicine and the Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU) found that the global incidence of primary brain cancer … Read More