Would Mad Cows Use Mobile Phones?
July 24, 2000
It's niggling doubt time. Do mobile phones push out harmful radiation or not? Let's ask the scientists. Trouble is, can we trust them? It isn't a case of corruption, but contradictory evidence that is then used by our own, dear politicians to promote their own agendas. In...Cell Phone Radiation
B.C.'s Cellphone Radiation Levels Safe
Journalist: Jeff Lee
July 24, 2000
Cellular phones sold here all have radiation levels considered safe by the federal government, but the levels vary greatly from phone to phone, according to figures obtained by The Vancouver Sun.
Cellphone makers are required to file...Cell Phone Radiation
Cell Phone Industry To Publish Radiation Data
July 17, 2000
The U.S. cellular telephone industry will start publishing information on the amount of radiation that enters users' heads when they use various wireless phones.
CNN has learned that the Cellular Telecommunications Industry Association is going to require...Cell Phone Radiation
Cellular Phone To Carry Radiation Level Label
New York Times
Journalist: Simon Romero
July 19, 2000
Moving to ease concern over possible health risks from cell phones, the largest manufacturers of cellular telephones are planning to disclose on their packages the radiation levels emitted from the devices they sell.
Under a...Cell Phone Radiation
Help! My Cell Phone Is Glowing
Journalist: Brock N. Meeks
July 18, 2000
Atomic cell phones? A leading trade group wants boxes and instruction booklets to disclose cell phone radiation levels.
The leading cellular industry trade group has ordered wireless phone makers to tell the public how much radiation their phones emit....Cell Phone Radiation
What Health Risks Do You Face Using Your Mobile Phone?
Journalist: Corey Grice
July 18, 2000
At the behest of a major wireless industry trade group and amid heightening concerns about potential health risks, many smartphones will soon carry information about radiation levels.
The Cellular Telecommunications Industry...Cell Phone Radiation
Consumers are being mislead by many companies claiming to provide protection from cell phone radiation and simple do not! One of the biggest offenders is a product referred to as a Pong Case. Beware Don’t Get Played By Pong Cases Cell Phone Radiation is No Game!
Other outright frauds have been asked to withdraw advertisements...Cell Phone Radiation
Cell Phone Standards 'Fail To Reflect Risk'
Journalist: Sean Parnell
June 21, 2000
The Australian Senate has been told that mobile telephone standards in the country do not adequately reflect health risks.
On 20 June 2000, principal scientific officer at Sydney's St Vincent's Hospital,...Cell Phone Radiation
U.S. To Oversee New Cell Phone Safety Studies
Journalist: Lisa Richwine
June 9, 2000
U.S. health officials said on Thursday they would oversee new industry-funded studies to address lingering questions about whether radiation from cellular phones may be harmful to users.
The Food and Drug Administration said it would...Cell Phone Radiation
FDA To Scrutinize Cell Phone Safety
June 8, 2000
The Food and Drug Administration says it will supervise an industry-funded research project to examine whether cellular phone users may be harmed by the energy emitted from the devices.
The FDA and the Cellular Telecommunications Industry Association (CTIA) have...Cell Phone Radiation
ACA Raises Bar On Mobile Safety
Journalist: David Hutting
May 30, 2000
On 29 May 2000, the Australian Communications Authority (ACA) says it is updating cell phone radiation regulations. They will widen from applying to devices in the 800MHz to 900MHz range to covering all mobile phone handsets and base stations,...Cell Phone Radiation
Health Alert As Youth Craze Fuels Cell Phones Boom
January 6, 2000
Almost half the population now use cell phones. Figures released yesterday show that an extra 4.39million people joined the networks in the run-up to Christmas.
That doubled the total number of users from this time last year to 24million, or four out...