Smart Meter meeting

Wed, Nov. 30, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Lumby
White Valley Community Centre - 2250 Shields Ave
25 community councils in BC have put a maroatorium on the installation of smart meters, and the Netherlands have banned them completely. Smart meters may pose a health risk because of the radiation they emit. On May 31, 2011, the World Health Organization classified radio frequency electromagnetic fields as a Class 2B carcinogen (possible carcinogen) and called for furter investigation. For further information see attached poster.
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A 2B classification means that there could be some risk, but that the evidence is not strong enough to be considered causal, and needs to be investigated further. The bottom line is the evidence is enough to warrant concern, but it is not conclusive.