Health issues related to electromagnetic radiation exposure and chemical exposure

Papers/Publications

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PhD Dissertation by Don Maisch

  Chapter 4 of The Procrustean Approach
» 8.7 Mb - 1,380 hits - July 8, 2012
The WHO's International EMF Project (IEMFP) and the International Commission on Non-Ionizing Radiation Protection (ICNIRP)

  Chapter 3 of the Procrustean Approach
» 639.9 Kb - 1,913 hits - March 21, 2012
An analysis of the development and limitations of the IEEE C95.1 RF standard.

  The Procrustean Approach
» 3.3 Mb - 6,866 hits - June 23, 2010
Setting Exposure Standards for Telecommunications Frequency Electromagnetic Radiation. An examination of the manipulation of telecommunications standards by political, military, and industrial vested interests at the expense of public health protection. Don Maisch PhD, June 2010

Papers by Don Maisch

  A critique of the New Zealand report: “Health and Safety Aspects of Electricity Smart Meters”
» 701.3 Kb - 695 hits - March 4, 2014
A critique of a widely circulated report: "Health and Safety Aspects of Electricity Smart Meters" produced by New Zealand’s Electric Power Engineering Centre (EPEC) at the University of Canterbury, Christchurch in 2012

  Smart meter submission: An incomplete Benefit-Cost analysis and the urgent need for research
» 608.0 Kb - 333 hits - January 22, 2014
Comments on the Commonwealth of Massachusetts’ document no. D.P.U. 12-76-A. Investigation by the Department of Public Utilities on its own Motion into Modernization of the Electric Grid, December 23, 2013

  ACCC conflict of interest
» 119.5 Kb - 404 hits - January 9, 2014
Conflict of interest in the ACCC and its possible affect on Tasmania’s energy future

  The Smart Electricity Grid: Claims, Pitfalls, and Unintended Consequences
» 5.0 Mb - 1,118 hits - December 1, 2013
PDF of a Powerpoint presentation examining the smart grid given in late November 2013 in Christchurch and Auckland New Zealand

  Smart meter case histories
» 1.2 Mb - 1,341 hits - September 11, 2013
Ten case histories of people in Melbourne who are suffering health problems after a smart meter was installed near their bedroom (or in one case their workstation). Part of a Powerpoint presentation.

  An opinion on British Columbia's smart meter Infrastructure Project
» 1.4 Mb - 320 hits - January 22, 2013
A scientific opinion on the current telecommunications frequency human exposure standards as they pertain to human exposure to radio frequency/microwave (RF/MW) emissions from British Columbia's FortisBC’s proposed Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) Project. This involves the installation of AMI “smart meters” in all homes and businesses of its customers.

  A precautionary public health policy for cell phone, smart phone and cordless phone use
» 196.5 Kb - 3,025 hits - January 8, 2013

  Smart Meter Health Concerns: Just A Nocebo Effect or an Emerging Public Health Nightmare?
» 313.0 Kb - 1,379 hits - September 6, 2012
Unintended health consequences of wireless smart meters

  Comments_on_the_Draft_report.pdf
» 1,021.7 Kb - 1,592 hits - June 19, 2012
Comments and recommendations on the Draft report: Safety of Advanced Metering Infrastructure in Victoria

  Critique of a thesis
» 698.0 Kb - 218 hits - September 18, 2011
RE: Review of the thesis “Evidence Based Rationale for Standards Providing Protection for Human Populations against Health Effects of Ultra High Frequency Radio-Frequency”

  Submission to the IARC on its RF/MW cancer assessment process
» 422.9 Kb - 1,539 hits - May 5, 2011
The problem of conflict of interest & commercial influence in WHO agencies and the need for public interest representation

  Hazards of a proposed subdivision next to HV transmission line
» 199.6 Kb - 732 hits - April 28, 2011
The Lauderdale Cottage Unit Development : Is the proximity to the Nyrstar transmission line a public health hazard for future residents?

  A Machiavellian Spin
» 319.5 Kb - 1,869 hits - September 30, 2010
Political and corporate involvement with cell phone research in Australia

  Silencing inconvenient research in Sweden
» 236.1 Kb - 996 hits - September 5, 2010
The death of the No-Risk and Healthy Office projects, JACNEM Vol. 29, No. 2, Sept. 2010 (corrected copy), with Olle Johansson

  Hungerford /Energex transmission line case
» 573.3 Kb - 1,401 hits - May 15, 2009
An analysis of risks associated with the proposed Energex Suncoast 132 kV Powerline Project’s “option J’ in relation to the Hungerford and nearby properties at Forest Glen, Queensland.

  Breast cancer cluster at the Brisbane ABC studios at Toowong
» 235.0 Kb - 1,095 hits - January 1, 2007
An independent perspective on extremely low frequency magnetic fields as a possible risk factor for the breast cancer cluster at the Brisbane ABC studios at Toowong Queensland Don Maisch, John Podd and Bruce Rapley

  Electromagnetic Fields in the Built Environment
» 228.4 Kb - 1,891 hits - August 30, 2006
BDP Environment Design Guide – Design for Minimal Radiation Exposure – Don Maisch, John Podd and Bruce Rapley – August 2006, Gen 76

  Dangers of DECT cordless phones
» 87.8 Kb - 2,114 hits - August 5, 2006
Medical warnings needed on DECT cordless phone use JACNEM, Vol. 25 No. 2 August 2006

  Conflict of Interest and Bias in Health Advisory Committees
» 285.8 Kb - 906 hits - April 30, 2006
A case study of industry influence on the WHO’s EMF Task Group. JACNEM, Vol. 25 No. 1, pages 15-17, April 2006

  ICNIRP critique
» 333.5 Kb - 1,406 hits - May 15, 2005
The ICNIRP Guidelines: RF risk assessment built on a house of cards

  Notes on New Zealand's NRL/Transpower “EMF Health Forums”
» 261.3 Kb - 1,466 hits - April 7, 2005
When Risk Management Goes Wrong New Zealand public health agencies fail public trust over Transpower’s proposed 400 kV transmission line from Whakamaru to Auckland

  Moscow mobile phone conference (2004)
» 70.8 Kb - 885 hits - December 10, 2004
Notes on the International Conference Mobile Communications and Health: Medical, Biological and Social Problems Sept 20 – 22, 2004, Moscow, Russia

  Motorola's Micky Mouse review
» 33.7 Kb - 746 hits - February 24, 2004
Bypassing Peer Review: Motorola’s influence on mobile phone research in Australia (Or: Beware of Mickey Mouse Reviews)

  Children and mobile phone use
» 49.8 Kb - 1,451 hits - August 7, 2003
Children and Mobile Phones ... Is There a Health Risk? The case for extra precautions, JACNEM, Vol. 22 No. 2; August 2003

  Reducing EMF exposure improves sleep and reduces CFS symptoms
» 92.1 Kb - 1,048 hits - October 11, 2002
Poster presentation at the 2nd International Workshop on "Biological effects of Electromagnetic fields", 7-11 October 2002 , Rhodes, Greece. J. Podd, D. Maisch

  EMF exposure and CFS health status study
» 120.6 Kb - 1,487 hits - April 15, 2002
Changes in Health Status in a Group of CFS and CF Patients Following Removal of ® Excessive 50 Hz Magnetic Field Exposure, JACNEM, Vol. 21, No. 1; April 2002. Co authors: P. Podd, B. Rapley

Brochures/Info Sheets

  Wi-Fi Consumer Health and Safety Advice (Web-quality PDF)
» 226.4 Kb - 6,259 hits - June 5, 2010
The use of wireless devices by consumers is increasing rapidly, yet there is concern in the scientific community that this technology could have adverse side effects.

  Wi-Fi Consumer Health and Safety Advice (Print-quality PDF)
» 687.6 Kb - 6,180 hits - June 5, 2010
The use of wireless devices by consumers is increasing rapidly, yet there is concern in the scientific community that this technology could have adverse side effects. Print quality PDF with crop marks and bleed.

  EMF in the home (Sustainable Living Tasmania guide)
» 158.1 Kb - 1,348 hits - May 10, 2010
Electro-Magnetic Fields (EMFs) in the Home

  Mould & Moisture in the home (A Sustainable Living Tasmania guide)
» 115.5 Kb - 1,789 hits - February 15, 2008
Steps to take to control and eliminate mound and moisture in the home

  VOCs in the home (A Sustainable Living Tasmania guide)
» 66.1 Kb - 1,527 hits - February 12, 2008
Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) from building materials and furnishings in the home

  VOC's from electrical equipment (A Sustainable Living Tasmania guide)
» 62.4 Kb - 1,063 hits - January 15, 2008
Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) from electrical equipment in the home & office

Older papers (pre 2002)

  Mobile Phone Use: it’s time to take precautions
» 134.7 Kb - 1,087 hits - April 26, 2001
Reasons why mobile phone users need to precautions with their mobile phone usage. JACNEM, Vol. 20, No. 1.

  Pseudo-iron deficiency and EMF exposure
» 732.2 Kb - 1,086 hits - March 15, 2001
Report on: Pseudo-iron deficiency in a French population living near high-voltage transmission lines: A dilemma for clinicians, Maisch D (edited).

  The Ross House substation case
» 194.9 Kb - 1,204 hits - February 18, 1999
Workcare compensation case, Melbourne Victoria, 1991-1992. Workplace Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) symptoms attributed to exposure to electromagnetic fields (EMF) due to close proximity to an electrical substation

  CFS and EMF exposure (A hypothesis)
» 37.7 Kb - 1,601 hits - December 28, 1998
CHRONIC FATIGUE SYNDROME - Is prolonged exposure to environmental level powerline frequency electromagnetic fields a co-factor to consider in treatment? JACNEM, Vol. 17, No. 2; Dec. 1998. Co-authors: B. Rapley, R.E. Rowland, J. Podd.

  Submissions to Standards Australia on adopting the ICNIRP radio frequency exposure limits for Australia and New Zealand
» 274.3 Kb - 629 hits - July 24, 1998
Submissions to Standards Australia on adopting the ICNIRP radio frequency exposure limits for Australia and New Zealand. ICNIRP RF/MW Guidelines for Australia / New Zealand July 24, 1998

  An overview of three powerfrequency studies
» 54.4 Kb - 2,948 hits - June 8, 1998
Powerline Frequency Electromagnetic Fields and Human Health - Is it the time to end further research? JACNEM, Vol. 17, No. 1 (co-author B. Rapley)

  Case histories
» 213.4 Kb - 741 hits - January 16, 1998
A number of case histories that indicate prolonged exposure to environmental level powerline frequency electromagnetic fields can impair immune system function.

  The Breast Cancer/EMF connection
» 268.5 Kb - 1,026 hits - October 27, 1997
Melatonin, Tamoxifen, 50-60 Hertz Electromagnetic Fields and Breast Cancer, an Australian Senate discussion Paper, 27 October 1997 (published in Hansard)

  Electromagnetics Forum, Vol.1, No. 4.
» 317.0 Kb - 656 hits - October 12, 1997
A News Report on the Health Effects of Electromagnetic Energy.Volume 1, No. 4. Nov. 1997

  Electromagnetics Forum, Vol.1, No. 3.
» 416.1 Kb - 889 hits - September 15, 1997
A News Report on the Health Effects of Electromagnetic Energy.Volume 1, No. 3. Sept. 1997

  Electromagnetics Forum, Vol.1, No. 2.
» 250.4 Kb - 1,875 hits - July 9, 1997
An EMFacts News Report on the Health Effects of Electromagnetic Energy. May 1997.

  Electromagnetics Forum, Vol.1, No.1
» 262.0 Kb - 798 hits - December 15, 1996
An EMFacts News Report on the Health Effects of Electromagnetic Energy. Dec. 1996.

   

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