Electromagnetic Fields EMF

The lower frequency range of the electromagnetic spectrum ( 0 – 300 GHz) is referred to as electromagnetic fields (EMF).

EMF Fact Sheets

Fact sheets for various appliances producing electromagnetic fields.

Household

Energiesparlampen

Energy-saving lamps


Induktionskochherd

Induction hobs


Mikrowellenofen

Microwave ovens


Wasserbett

Waterbeds


Medicine/ Wellness

Magnetfeldmatten

Magnetic field mats


Telecommunications

Mobiltelefon

Mobile Phones


Schnurlostelefon (DECT-Telefon)

Cordless (DECT) phone


WLAN

WLAN


Bluetooth

Bluetooth


Babyfon

Baby monitors


Transport

Auto, Hybridauto

Cars and hybrid cars


Toys

Magnete

Magnets


Heating systems

Elektrische Bodenheizung

Electric floor heating systems


Elektrischer Warmwasserboiler

Electric water heaters


Elektrischer Radiator

Electric radiators


Einzelspeicherheizung

Individual heat storage units


Elektrischer Zentralspeicher

Electrical central storage heaters


Last modification 31.03.2017

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