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Mon, Jun 14, 2010 -- 9:00 AM

Cell Phone Safety


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San Francisco would become the first city in the country to require retailers to label mobile phones with radiation emission levels under legislation set for a vote Tuesday at the Board of Supervisors. We find out about the legislation, and get an update on the latest research on cell phones and health.

Host: Dave Iverson

Guests:

  • Daniel Krewski, director of the McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment at the University of Ottawa and an author of the World Health Organization's Interphone study on cell phones and cancer
  • Debbie Raphael, manager of the Toxics Reduction Program for the San Francisco Department of the Environment
  • Joel Moskowitz, director of the Center for Family and Community Health at UC Berkeley's School of Public Health
  • Sophie Maxwell, San Francisco supervisor, District 10, and author of the cell phone emissions legislation

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