5G Wireless Technology: Millimeter Wave Health Effects

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5G Wireless Technology: Millimeter Wave Health Effects

Joel M. Moskowitz, Ph.D.
Electromagnetic Radiation Safety
August 7, 2017

The emergence of 5G, fifth-generation telecommunications networks, has been in the news lately because the wireless industry has been pushing controversial legislation at the state level to expedite the deployment of this technology. The legislation would block the rights of local governments and their citizens to control the installation of cellular antennas in the public “right-of-way.” Cell antennas may be installed on public utility poles every 10-12 houses in urban areas. According to the industry, as many as 50,000 new cell sites will be required in California alone. SNIP