Navigation and service

Electromagnetic fields

Mobile communication, WLAN & Co. - Grid expansion - Household appliances & electric installations

Elektromagnetische Felder

Household appliances & electrical installations

Low-frequency electric and magnetic fields are generated by household appliances and electrical installations in the home. In Germany the safety of equipment is regulated by product standards that are based on the product safety law. If these standards assess possible health effects of electric and magnetic fields, the assessment is based on the limits recommended by the Council of the European Union .

State of 2017.05.17

© Bundesamt für Strahlenschutz