Citizens for Safe Technology
Empowering the public to protect children
and nature from unsafe wireless technologies.
Wildlife and Environment
Wireless devices and technologies, and the infrastructure required to support them, are endangering not only human biology, but all natural processes in our environment as well. Wildlife,and the environmental systems they depend on to survive. We can all take immediate steps to lessen the damage we are causing from using wireless technologies.
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A review of ecological effects of RF-EMF: published papers in peer-reviewed scientific journals that show (possible) EMR effect
(documentary film) by James Russell
Comment: This may be one of the most important documentaries ever made. You will need almost 90 minutes to watch the entire film, but it is time well spent. Anyone using wireless devices should watch this film.
RESONANCE is an eye opening documentary which reveals the harm we are doing by existing in an ocean of man made wireless frequencies.
Two billion years ago life first arrived on this planet; a planet, which was filled with a natural frequency. As life slowly evolved, it did so surrounded by this frequency. and Inevitably, it began tuning in.
By the time mankind arrived on earth an incredible relationship had been struck; a relationship that science is just beginning to comprehend.
Research is showing that being exposed to this frequency is absolutely integral to us. It controls our mental and physical health, it synchronizes our circadian rhythms, and it aids our immune system and improves our sense of wellbeing.
Not only are we surrounded by natural frequencies, our bodies are filled with them too. Our cells communicate using electro magnetic frequencies. Our brain emits a constant stream of frequencies and our DNA delivers instructions, using frequency waves. Without them we couldn't exist for more than a second.
This delicate balance has taken billions of years to perfect. But over the last 25 years the harmony has been disturbed. and disturbed dramatically.
Mankind has submerged itself in an ocean of artificial frequencies. They are all around us, filling the air and drowning out the earth's natural resonance.
To the naked eye the planet appears to be the same. But at a cellular level it is the biggest change that life on earth has endured; the effects of which we are just starting to see and feel.
Mast Sanity: http://www.mastsanity.org/
The only place bees haven't suffered colony collapse disorder in Canada is Newfoundland.
There are no Smart meters in Newfoundland & this map shows only 3 cell towers on the mainland, and a lesser number than other provinces even on the island. http://www.loxcel.com/celltower.
Bibliography of 149 studies reporting significant effects of electromagnetic fields on birds, bees, frogs and other animals. Updated June 2012
Here are references and links to 153 articles reporting significant effects from EMF exposures on wildlife and domestic animals. The current ICNIRP's safety guidelines for radiofrequency exposures were onlydeveloped to protect healthy adult males from exposures lasting 6 minutes. How much evidence is needed before we apply the precautionary principle?
"The damaging action of microwaves, radiofrequencies and electromagnetic fields in general has been known in Medicine for over a century now. Cell phone telephony was never tested in any place on the planet. The adequate clinical studies were never conducted in order to ensure that cell phones don't have a damaging action on the baby of a pregnant woman for example.
"The corruption inside the World Health Organization which nowdays is an arm of the cell phone industry, has sponsored the criminal irradiation of more than 80% of Mankind without any previous studies in order to ensure the safety of this technology. Furthermore, the present evidence indicates that this gadget has a very high risk of causing cancer and genetic damages."
Wi-Fi in Schools Australia (website)
"Globally, an increasing scientific understanding is rapidly emerging that wireless technologies are causing harm to wildlife and our domestic animals.
"Alfonso Balmoro (PhD), a wildlife biologist from Spain, claims electromagnetic radiation is a potential cause for the decline of animal populations and for the deterioration of plant health near mobile phone masts. He explains that microwave and radiofrequency pollution create long term health effects to wildlife because the phone masts are irradiating continuously, (A. Balmori, Electromagnetic pollution from phone masts. Effects on wildlife, Pathophysiology -2009).
"Research studies show that harmful effects have been observed on an array of animals including bees, worms, fruit flies, amphibians, rats, monkeys, birds, bird eggs and varieties of livestock. www.livingplanet.be/emranimals.htm
"One explanation for some of the harmful effects is related to magnetite which occurs naturally as part of the animal's physiology. Magnetite has a navigational function used by animals including bees, butterflies, birds, fish and dolphins. Around mobile phone towers for example, interference to the bird's magnetic navigation attributes to nests containing fewer eggs and chicks showing deformities and subsequently, populations of bird species are in decline. . . .
"The ever increasing use of wireless technologies clearly means that helping our wildlife and animals has never been more urgent."
Parts One and Two
I highly recommend reading and watching anything you can find by this wonderful man. This is the real story of the dangers of EMFs now irradiating almost all of humanity.
"Barrie Trower is a British physicist and former microwave weapons expert for the Royal Navy and the British Secret Service. During the 1960's, he was trained at the "Government Microwave Warfare Establishment".
"Barrie talks about the dangers of our wireless society and explains the technology behind it - what this technology is used for in society today and its potential uses in the future."
a White Paper for the Anthropogenic Panel, 5th International Partners in Flight Conference
This paper briefly reviews some of the significant human-related causes of bird mortality in the U.S., with a focus on empowering stakeholders including industry and other affected parties regarding steps each can take to avoid, minimize and mitigate direct and indirect impacts from projects on migratory birds.
Abstract and Introduction
Current Bird Status; Comparing Estimates of Take; Variables to Consider in Assessing Impacts
Thumbnail Comparisons of Some Causes of Bird Mortality
Climate change will not only change the planet we live on but it will "threaten to disrupt the physical, biological and ecological life support systems on which human health depends. Primary health care has an important role in preparing for and responding to these changes."
LINK to infographic and text
The Lancet: supplementary video clip included
'The residents of Agbogbloshie, a town of around 40 000 people near Accra, Ghana, depend on discarded electronic equipment for their survival. Used fridges, computers, mobile phones, and other electronic devices are collected, dismantled, and processed to extract valuable components--such as copper and gold--earning residents less than US$1 per day. The town, the industry, and the health consequences provide a microcosm of a major emerging public health threat in the developing world--that of electronic waste (e-waste) recycling.
"Much e-waste (estimated to total 4.6 million tons in 2012) originates in developed countries. Treaties such as the 1989 Basel Convention prohibit the export of defunct electronic equipment for disposal in developing countries. However, a loophole that allows the export of electronic equipment for re-use results in most of this retired equipment ending up in developing countries--a problem exacerbated by a lack of resources to test equipment for functionality. E-waste output from developing countries is also rising rapidly, and will soon overtake the developed world as the dominant source. . . .
"The first step is to ensure global recognition of the problem. It is therefore welcome that WHO has convened a working group to address the issue of e-waste, with a particular emphasis on children's health. Second, a thorough analysis of the benefits to communities, countries, and the environment of safe recycling needs to be undertaken to ensure that incentives to promote safe, regulated, and recompensed recycling can be developed; such an approach will provide a much wider range of policy levers than simply focusing on a better understanding of the risks of e-waste recycling, important though this is. Third, regulation at both global and local levels needs to be tightened and enforced to ensure that developing countries do not act as an unsafe processing ground for the world's e-waste. Fourth, local communities need to be engaged in continuing to collect data to further research into the effects of e-waste and the effectiveness of safety interventions.
"Finally, it is imperative that the source of the problem is addressed. Producers of electronic equipment can and should ensure that their products are less wasteful; developing longer life, more durable equipment, ensuring accessories are compatible across brands, and taking responsibility for safe recycling pathways for products will help. But most importantly, the solution rests, in large part, with all of us reining in wasteful consumer habits.
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Citizens For Safe Technology
"Wi-Fi: Is It Safe?"
Citizens for Safe Technology is a not-for-profit educational society made up of parents, grandparents, teachers, business professionals, scientists, politicians and lawyers concerned about the exponential increase in public exposure to harmful wireless technologies.
We believe a profound urgency exists to protect the unsuspecting public, especially children, youth and pregnant mothers from unsafe wireless technologies.
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