Translation Disclaimer

Public Health Division
Public Health Division

Mobile telephones play an increasingly large role in our daily lives.  Concerns have been raised about the health impact of radiofrequency electromagnetic fields associated with cell phone use.  The World Health Organization (WHO) in May 2011 classified radiofrequency electromagnetic fields—of the type used by cell-phones—as possibly carcinogenic to humans.  Information in this area is changing rapidly.  The sources below can help Berkeley residents stay up-to-date and make informed decisions about their use of cellular phones.




PDF files require Adobe Acrobat Reader to be installed on your PC.  If you do not have Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your PC, please go to the Adobe Acrobat web site and download Acrobat Reader for free.  GetAdobeLogo



Home | Web Policy | Text-Only Site Map | Contact Us
Public Health Division, 1947 Center Street, 2nd Floor, Berkeley, CA 94704
Questions or comments? Email: Phone: (510) 981-5300
(510) 981-CITY/2489 or 311 from any landline in Berkeley
TTY: (510) 981-6903