BBEMG - Belgian BioElectroMagnetics Group

Belgian BioElectroMagnetics Group

Overview of ELF-EMF exposure

Overview of ELF-EMF exposure

These pages will allow you to discover field intensities in which we are exposed at various degrees

According to the various sources of EMF, values are provided for information purposes only. On-site measurement are useful to precisely define exposure.

Moreover, let's keep in mind that our exposure is variable over the course of a day:

Example of an MF series recorded in a 24-h period

1, dwelling;
2, sleeping/ dwelling;
3, housework/ dwelling;
4, suburban trains/ subway;
5, working on computer/ office;
6, suburban trains/ subway;
7, housework/ dwelling.

Source: Bédja M et al. Methodology of a study on the French population exposure to 50 Hz magnetic fields. Radiat Prot Dosimetry. 2010 Dec;142(2-4):146-52 (in PubMed).

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Latest update on 14/05/2015

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