The Well-Being of Future Generations (Wales) Act 2015 is designed to protect the people and the environment of Wales from the effects of short-sighted and unsustainable policies.
Source: Welsh Government - www.gov.wales/topics/people-and-communities/people/future-generations-act
Did You Know? No 2
In 2011 the Council of Europe passed Resolution 1815 in order to protect people from potential harm from wireless radiation.
Source: “The potential dangers of electromagnetic fields and their effect on the environment”, Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe - assembly.coe.int/nw/xml/XRef/Xref-XML2HTML-en.asp?fileid=17994
Did You Know? No 3
In 2011 the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) classified radiofrequency electromagnetic fields as possibly carcinogenic to humans (Group 2B), based on an increased risk for glioma, a malignant type of brain cancer, associated with wireless phone use.
Source: International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) - www.iarc.fr/en/media-centre/pr/2011/pdfs/pr208_E.pdf
Did You Know? No 4
In 2015 over 200 scientists signed the International EMF Scientist Appeal, asking the United Nations to encourage the World Health Organization (WHO) to develop more protective EMF guidelines, promote precautionary measures, and educate the public about health risks, particularly risk to children and foetal development.
In May 2016 the U.S. National Toxicology Program (NTP) released the results of a $25 million study early because its research showed statistically significant increases in rare types of cancer in the brains and hearts of rats that had been exposed to mobile phone radiation.
Source: NTP report on bioRxiv reprint server - biorxiv.org/content/early/2016/05/26/055699
Did You Know? No 6
In December 2016 the international peer-reviewed journal, Reviews on Environmental Health, published a paper on the inaccurate official assessment of radiofrequency safety by the UK's Advisory Group on Non-Ionising Radiation.
Source: Sarah J. Starkey: “Inaccurate Official Assessment of Radiofrequency Safety by the Advisory Group on Non-ionising Radiation”, Reviews on Environmental Health 2016: 31(4): 493-503. Download PDF »
Did You Know? No 7
In December 2016 the authors of the BioInitiative Report published a letter of No Confidence in the World Health Organisation's EMF Project Manager.
The people of Wales need to be protected from the harmful effects of wireless radiation. The Welsh Government must implement protective policies in accordance with the Well-Being of Future Generations (Wales) Act 2015.