Category Archives: Cell phones

AT&T DAS Antennas, Palo Alto Locations

This is a DAS antenna, installed on a Palo Alto Utility pole. The antenna is shown at the top. Below the antenna are several equipment cabinets. AT&T’s original plans include 20 DAS (distributed antenna system) nodes, mounted on City of … Continue reading

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FCC’s 1996 Energy Exposure Limit for Mobile Phones Should be Updated

“Mobile phone exposure limits and testing requirements should be reassessed, according to a Government Accountability Office study The study, the culmination of a year-long review done at the urging of lawmakers, comes at a time of heightened concern about the … Continue reading

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The Potential Dangers of Electromagnetic Fields and their Effect on the Environment?

The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe’s May 2011 Committee Resolution 1815, from a part of the world where there is no ban on making decisions about cell towers based upon health, is important to know what our government … Continue reading

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Noise Levels of DAS Antenna Equipment

A study completed by Hammett & Edison, Inc, Consulting Engineers,  shows that the maximum calculated noise levels from this equipment at a distance of 25 feet will be 40.0 right, 42.2 front, 40.1 left and 39.5 dBA back.    Combined … Continue reading

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AT&T Mails Postcards to Palo Alto Residents in Attempts to Get More Cell Antennas in Palo Alto

AT&T sent a four-color, fold out mailer with a return response card destined for the Palo Alto City Council to ask the City Council for “Better wireless coverage for Palo Alto” and urged recipients to “Tell the City Council you … Continue reading

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World Health Organization: Cell Phone Radiation May Cause Cancer

Radiation from cell phones is “possibly” carcinogenic” to humans, according to the international expert panel at the World Health Organization.   Scientists are evaluating the safety of the cell phones and smart phones. The WHO’s International Agency for Research on … Continue reading

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PACE calls on governments to ‘take all reasonable measures’ to reduce exposure to electromagnetic fields

27/05/11  – The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), meeting in Kyiv at Standing Committee level, today called on European governments to “take all reasonable measures” to reduce exposure to electromagnetic fields, especially to radio frequencies from mobile … Continue reading

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Scientist Dr. Devra Davis Discusses Cell Phone Use

“create a false impression of total safety and when the scientific evidence builds up, challenge the science and plant doubt” Ninety-one percent of Americans own a cell phone and 5 billion people worldwide use a cell phone.   Dr. Davis … Continue reading

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