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Half of UK consumers not sure about health risks of 5G - Deloitte

Monday 12 October 2020 | 16:06 CET | News
More than 2 in 5 (43%) UK consumers are unsure whether 5G technology is a risk to public health or not, according to the latest Digital Consumer Trends 2020 research from Deloitte. Less than half (43%) are confident that 5G does not pose a health risk. 

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