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Electromagnetic fields

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ARPANSA - ARPANSA Base Station Survey

ARPANSA is currently coordinating a survey of environmental radio frequency electromagnetic energy (RF EME) levels arising from mobile phone base station antennas.

Read more on ARPANSA – Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency website

ARPANSA - Smart Meters and Health Fact Sheet

There is no established scientific evidence that the low level RF EME exposure from smart meters causes any health effects.

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ARPANSA - Mobile Phone Base Stations and Health Fact Sheet

Based on current research there are no established health effects that can be attributed to the low RF EME exposure from mobile phone base station antennas.

Read more on ARPANSA – Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency website

ARPANSA - Wi-Fi and Health Fact Sheet

There is no established scientific evidence that the low exposure to RF EME from Wi-Fi adversely affects the health of children or the general population.

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ARPANSA - Broadcast Towers and Health Fact Sheet

Based on current research there are no established health effects from the low RF EME exposure encountered by the public from broadcast towers.

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ARPANSA - Fact Sheet - National Broadband Network Fixed Wireless Base Stations and Health

Based on current research there are no established health effects from the low level exposure to the RF EME from NBN base station antennas.

Read more on ARPANSA – Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency website

ARPANSA - Hot Topics - Mobile Phone Base Stations

Advice on whether mobile phone and NBN base stations are associated with health effects

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ARPANSA - The ARPANSA Radiofrequency Radiation Exposure Standard

The ARPANSA Radiofrequency Standard sets limits for human exposure to RF fields in the frequency range 3 kHz to 300 GHz. It also includes requirements for protection of the general public and the management of risk in occupational exposure, together with additional information on measurement and assessment of compliance.

Read more on ARPANSA – Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency website

ARPANSA - Hot Topics - Smart Meters

Advice on whether smart meters are associated with health effects

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ARPANSA - Microwave Ovens and Health

There is no established evidence that microwave ovens cause any health effects when used according to the manufacturer's instructions and maintained in good working order.

Read more on ARPANSA – Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency website

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