Definitions

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  • n. the electromagnetic radiation emitted by all the computers, mobile phones etc. in the environment

Etymologies

electro- +‎ smog (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • We have written often at TreeHugger about EMF, cellphone radiation and "electrosmog", usually going with the scientific consensus that cellphones are like most things in life: fine in moderation.

    TreeHugger

  • Wake me up when it can complete and environmental impact assessment, defeat a coalition of concerned propertyholders suing because they don't want your "electrosmog" causing cancer, defeat a slimy local developer who really wants a route changed to improve the value of his land holdings, and then cajole the low-bidding contractor into actually building the network properly ....

    Slashdot

  • I have long argued that the massive amount of "electrosmog" (to use the panderers 'term) means that those who claims electrosensitivity would be incapable of living in an urban area.

    Wi-Fi Networking News

  • And the only place where he can escape the "electrosmog" is in his own home - a detached house with 18in thick granite walls in a village near Falmouth, Cornwall.

    dailyindia.com News Feed

  • Club DJ, Steve Miller has revealed that he has been living in exile because of his powerful allergy to Wi-Fi internet waves that leave him feeling dizzy, sick, and disorientated. iller, better known by his stage name Afterlife, cannot use trains, stay in hotels or visit his local high street because he is allergic to the "electrosmog" caused by wireless internet waves.

    dailyindia.com News Feed

  • Miller, better known by his stage name 'Afterlife', cannot use trains, stay in hotels or visit his local high street because he is allergic to the "electrosmog" caused by wireless internet waves.

    Daily News & Analysis

  • Mobile phones, Wi-Fi systems, electric power lines and similar sources of "electrosmog" are disrupting nature on a massive scale, according to a new study.

    Green Party news

  • Mobile phones, Wi-Fi systems, electric power lines and similar sources of "electrosmog" are disrupting nature on a massive scale, causing birds and bees to lose their bearings, fail to reproduce and die, a conference will be told this week.

    Organic Consumers Association News Headlines

  • And Germany’s official radiation protection body also advises its citizens to use landlines instead of mobile phones, and warns of "electrosmog" from a wide range of other everyday products, from baby monitors to electric blankets.

    Germany Warns Citizens To Avoid Using Wi-Fi | Impact Lab

  • "electrosmog" that first began developing with the rollout of the electrical grid a century ago and now envelops every inhabitant of Earth is responsible for many of the diseases that impair - or kill - us.

    msnbc.com: Top msnbc.com headlines

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