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U.S. senator Blumenthal raises concerns on 5G wireless technology’s potential health risks

Source: U.S. Senate
U.S. Senator Blumenthal criticizes the FCC & FDA for inadequate answers on outstanding public health questions. Wireless carriers concede they are not aware of any independent scientific studies on safety of 5G technologies.
During the Feb. 7th Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee hearing on the future of 5G wireless technology and their impact on the American people and economy, U.S. senator Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) raised concerns with the lack of any scientific research and data on the technology’s potential health risks.

Blumenthal blasted the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA)—government agencies jointly-responsible for [...]

Radiation 5G antennas restricted: uncertainty about danger to public health

The Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs is considering national restrictions on the radiation emitted by transmission masts. The roll-out of 5G is expected to result in a proliferation of antennas, including in lampposts and bus shelters. This may pose a risk to public health.
Source: Algemeen Dagblad, Peter Winterman. Translated from Dutch by JRS.
"5G can operate at a higher frequency. That means more capacity, but the range of an antenna is shorter. As a result, many more small transmitters will be needed, which will appear everywhere in the streetscape" Spokesperson for the Ministry of Economic Affairs
A document from the Ministry [...]

Michigan Senator Testifies on Health Risks of 5G

Source: EHTrust

In a spectacular speech, Michigan Senator Patrick Colbeck, R-Canton of  Michigan USA testifies on 5G Small Cells and the Internet of things. He is urging lawmakers to vote no on 5G small cell streamlining bills.
In this testimony the Senator shares information from the Bioinitiative Report, electrosensitivity,  the health risks of 5G and the concerns about millimeter waves. He stresses that children are more vulnerable and has strong concerns about Wi-Fi in schools, the problems with FCC limits and much more.

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