‘All mobiles must carry radiation tags by September’: Centre to cell phone manufacturers
Published: May 2, 2012
The Government has instructed all cell phone manufacturers to include radiation tags in mobile handsets to display Specific Absorption Rate, SAR value by the first of September 2012. All the indigenous manufactures have been instructed to make necessary changes in the design, software and packaging in compliance with these instructions within the stipulated time.
A radiation tag is a device embedded within a cell phone for checking radiation emitting from it.
Topics: Branches of biology • Ionizing radiation • Medical physics • Mobile phone • Mobile telecommunications • Physical sciences • Radiation therapy • Radioactivity • Radiobiology • Rates • Specific absorption rate • Telecommunications