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FAQs - General questions on electromagnetic fields

A series of questions and answers about standards, levels in other countries and minimising exposure.

1. Are there any Standards in Australia protecting the public from strong electromagnetic fields?
2. Are electromagnetic exposure standards in Australia higher than other countries?
3. Why are sources of electromagnetic fields deemed to be safe when there is some research showing possible health effects?
4. Is Australia conducting any research into the dangers of electromagnetic fields?
5. How can I minimise my exposure to electromagnetic fields?







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