Table 1—EMF-RAPID Funded Engineering Projects Reviewed by EPACT Committee

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Organization

Title

Work Done

1

Electric Research & Management, Inc.

"Development of Recommendations for Guidelines for Field Source Measurement"

Identification of set of MF characteristics that can be measured; development of protocols for measurements of fields from appliances on a laboratory test rig and from on-site measurements in complex field environment;

gathering of data for specific appliances and environments

2

Magnetic Measurements Co.

"Recommendations for Guidelines for Environment-Specific Magnetic Field Measurements"

Identification of set of MF characteristics that can be measured; development of protocols for characterizing human activity patterns and using information to estimate personal exposures in defined areas; application of protocol in pilot studies

3

Enertech Consultants

"Environmental Field Surveys"

Surveys of MF levels in various environments

4

T. Dan Bracken, Inc.

"Recommendation for Guidelines for EMF Personal Exposure Measurement"

Identification of set of MF characteristics that can be measured; development of measurement protocols

5

T. Dan Bracken, Inc.

"Development of an EMF Measurements Database"

Development of database to serve as repository for MF exposure data

6

Enertech Consultants, Inc.

"Survey of Personal Magnetic Field Exposure"

Survey of average field exposures of 1000 randomly selected people in the United States

7

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health

"Hazard Surveillance for Workplace Magnetic Fields"

"Walkaround" surveys of MF characteristics in large number of workplace environments



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