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ITU says strict electromagnetic radiation exposure limits may negatively impact 5G roll-out

Monday 2 July 2018 | 11:19 CET | News
Radiofrequency electromagnetic field (RF-EMF) exposure limits have become a critical concern for further deployment of wireless networks, especially in countries, regions and even specific cities where RF-EMF limits are significantly stricter than the ICNIRP or IEEE guidelines, follows from the ITU document 'The impact of RF-EMF exposure limits stricter than the ICNIRP or IEEE guidelines on 4G and 5G mobile network deployment'. This problem currently affects several countries such as China, India, Poland, Russia, Italy, Switzerland, regions like Brussels or cities like Paris.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Boston Consulting Group / IEEE / ITU
Countries: Belgium / China / France / India / Italy / Poland / Russian Federation / Switzerland
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