Mayor Newsom Introduces Cell-Phone Radiation Labeling Legislation

Mayor Newsom Introduces Cell-Phone Radiation Labeling Legislation Legislation would require cell phone retailers to post cell phone radiation levels at point of sale

01/26/10 – Mayor Gavin Newsom today announced major consumer right-to-know legislation that will require cell phone retailers to post cell phone radiation levels at point of sale.  The ordinance will be introduced at the Board of Supervisors meeting today.

“Telephone manufacturers currently disclose cell phone radiation levels to the federal government,” said Mayor Newsom.  “This same information should also be made easily accessible to the consumer.” Read more

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