Dr. Magda Havas, PhD Environmental Studies Research Papers

Petitions/Government/Technical Reports

Posted on October 13, 2009

Below is a list of reports sent to government agencies.

Havas, M. 2009. Power Quality and Ground Current Issues to consider in Addition to Noise and Infra-sound. MOE Technical Workshop on Renewable Energy Technologies: Wind Turbines and Ground Mounted Solar Photovoltaic, Toronto, March 11, 2009.

Havas, M. 2008. Radio Frequency Readings on Triangle Mt., Colwood, BC, June 25, 2008. 4 pp., Appendix to “Independence of Advisory Bodies,” Environmental Petition, Auditor General of Canada, submitted by Sharon and Dennis Noble, Colwood, BC.

Havas, M. 2008. Potential adverse health effects from phones using Digital Enhanced Cordless Telecommunications. Environment Petition, Auditor General of Canada, 15 pp. Click here for pdf. Click here for summary of petition. Click here to link to the official site and Petition 253.

Havas, M. and T. Hutchinson. 2008. Environmental and Health Effects of Compact Fluorescent Lights. Environment Petition, Auditor General of Canada, 15 pp. Click here for summary of Petition 254. Click here to link to the official site and the Petition 254.

Havas, M. 2008. Health Concerns associated with Energy Efficient Lighting and their Electromagnetic Emissions. 11 pages. Scientific Committee on Emerging and Newly Identified Health Risks (SCENIHR). Request for an opinion on “Light Sensitivity”, [email protected] Click here for pdf.

Havas, M. 2002. Wired and Wireless Energy. An overview of health concerns and a call for action. Presented to the Environmental Committee on Sustainable Development. House of Commons, Ottawa, ON. May 21, 2002.

Havas, M., T. Pajos, R. Loney, and V. Timmer. 1988. Effect of Aluminum, Drought and Low pH on Sugar Maple Seedlings, Ontario Ministry of the Environment, Final Report.

Radio Frequency Radiation

Posted on October 13, 2009

Below are reports dealing with Radio Frequency Radiation.

Havas, M. 2007. Analysis of Health and Environmental Effects of Proposed San Francisco Earthlink Wi-Fi Network, Commissioned by SNAFU (San Francisco Neighborhood Antenna Free Union) and presented to Board of Supervisors, City and Country of San Francisco, 51 pp. Click here for 50 page pdf.

Havas, M. and M. Bowling. 2006. Electromagnetic Measurements at Richmond Fire Hall #7, March 8, 2006. Final Report to Richmond Fire Fighters. 8 pages.

Havas, M. and D. Stetzer. 2006. High cost of electricity and cell phone antennas: Is there a connection? Analysis of Electricity Costs as they relate to Microwave Antennas. Technical Report. 5 pp. Click here for pdf.

IAFF, 2005. Position on the Health Effects from Radio Frequency/Microwave (RF/MW) Radiation in Fire Department Facilities from Base Stations for Antennas and Towers for the Conduction of Cell Phone Transmissions. International Association of Fire Fighters, Division of Occupational Health, Safety and Medicine. 29 pp, March 2005. [M Havas contributed to this report]