5G and its Impact on The Environment

Authors : Jayavrinda Vrindavanam , Suryadev Vrindavanam


The paper attempts to provide an overview of 5G, the comparison with the 4G network, the challenges involved in the implementation and the concerns being raised on the environment. While the society at large has been waiting for the major changes that it can bring to the lives, one must also ward against the possible adverse impacts that excessive electromagnetic radiation (EMR) can pose to the environment as well.  Amongst the issues relating to implementation, the present paper focus on the general overview of 5G wireless network, with specific reference to the implications on public health. Accordingly, the paper advocates a code of conduct for mobile usage.

Keywords: 5G, Electromagnetic Radiation, Network, Signals.