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Health: Power Lines #332823

CBS Evening News for Monday, May 21, 1990
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Washington: Deborah Potter) Draft report by Environmental Protection Agency reported revealing link between electromagnetic fields and cancer in humans; details given. [Carnegie-Mellon University Granger MORGAN - comments on evidence.] [Victim's mother Sharon RAUSCH - says dead son's school was near power lines.] Congress noted considering following Florida's lead in setting EMF exposure limits. [Representative Frank PALLONE - says it's a real concern.] IBM computers and Northern Electric blankets noted redesigning products to lower EMF exposure. [Edison Electric Institution Mary KENKEL - says no need to act hastily in moving power lines.]

Reporter(s):
Potter, Deborah;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:03:50

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