Toulouse city hall measures base station emissions

Wednesday 19 May 2010 | 14:47 CET | News
The city government of Toulouse, France, has begun its project of measuring the transmission power of 30 mobile base stations dubbed "black spots" by neighbours, reports 20 Minutes. The antennas in question are suspected of abnormally high levels of electromagnetic emissions, which could theoretically present health risks to people living near them. So far residents' associations have submitted 17 addresses to city hall. The testing drive, financed by mobile operators Orange France, SFR and Bouygues Telecom, will last until the end of May, with its results to be announced in June. If any base

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Bouygues Telecom / Orange Business France / SFR
Countries: France
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