More information

We encourage wider understanding of the science of radio frequency and health. This page contains external links to sources of authoritative information.

International Initiatives

COST 281
Framework for coordinating international research into the possible health effects of emerging technologies, especially relating to ICT

EMF-NET
An EU project on the effects of exposure to electromagnetic fields on public health and in the workplace

European Commission – DG Health and Consumers

GSMA
Summaries of materials on important issues around health and environmental issues related to mobile and wireless communications

IARC
International Agency for Research on Cancer

ICNIRP
International Commission on Non-Ionising Radiation Protection, Munich, Germany

International Electrotechnical Commission
An international body that develops standards for electrical and elctronic equipment

Mobile Manufacturer's Forum (MMF)
An internaional association of manufacturers of mobile devices and other equipment

World Health Organization
International EMF Project, Geneva, Switzerland

National Initiatives

Elettra 2000 consortium

Australian Centre for Radiofrequency Bioeffects Research

FEMU
Research centre for Bioelectromagnetic Action at the University of Aachen, Germany

French Health and Radiofrequencies Foundation

HPA
The Health Protection Agency, a special health authority providing an integrated approach to protecting UK public health.

The Stewart Group
UK Independent Expert Group on Mobile Phones

Swiss Federal Office of Public Health

Swiss Research Foundation on Mobile Communication

UK Mobile Operators Association

UK Mobile Telecommunications and Health Research

US Federal Communications Commission
Frequently asked questions about the safety of radio frequency (RF) and microwave emissions from transmitters and facilities regulated by the FCC

US Food and Drug Administration

US National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health