Bees

The bees are disappearing: Why should you be worried about this?

The bees are disappearing: Why should you be worried about this?

It takes more than soil, water, and sunshine to make the world green; the bees also have a vital role in nature. But electrosmog, among other things, is endangering them. Have you thought about how our world would be without bees? 

Bees

The bees have an amazingly important role in nature. They pollinate 70 of the around 100 crop species that feed 90% of the world. Without bees, we may lose all the plants that bees pollinate, all of the animals that eat those plants, and so on up the food chain. This means our world could struggle to sustain the global human population and our supermarkets would have half the amount of fruit and vegetables.

Nowadays, bee populations around the world are in decline. Possible reasons include the loss of flower meadows, the crab-like varroa mite that feasts on their blood, climate change, the use of pesticides, and electromagnetic (EMF) pollution. Yes, electrosmog is playing a big role in this great loss, whether you believe it or not.

A world without bees would be chaotic. We don’t have the technology to do what bees do, and in case we get it, it would cost trillions to make it work. So losing bees is, literally, a matter of life or death. So how can we stop this from happening? Is there a way to protect our top important animal? 

The reasons why bees are the top important animal in nature

As we previously mentioned, bees are the top pollinators in nature. Most plants require the transfer of pollen from the male part of the flower (the anther) to the female part (the stigma). As bees move from flower to flower in search of nectar, they leave behind grains of pollen on the sticky surface, allowing plants to grow and produce food.

Bees pollinate billions of plants each year, including millions of agricultural crops. In fact, pollinators like bees play a key role in one out of every three bites of food we eat. Also, many species of wild plants depend on them as well. Bees are responsible for the production of many seeds, nuts, berries, and fruit, which serve as a vital food source for wild animals.

On the other hand, honey is also very important. It feeds critters like birds, racoons, opossums, and insects will raid beehives for a taste of nutritious honey (and bee larvae). Bees themselves are also a part of the food chain. 

Bees are known for their elaborate hives, but they also help build homes for millions of other insects and animals. Their role as pollinators is vital in the growth of tropical forests, savannah woodlands, and temperate deciduous forests. 

As pollinators, bees play a part in every aspect of the ecosystem. They support the growth of trees, flowers, and other plants, which serve as food and shelter for several creatures. 

Why are we losing them?

Bees are facing many threats nowadays from different fronts. The interaction between these threats, which have led to nearly 1 in 10 of Europe’s wild bee species facing extinction, makes an unpredictable future for bees and many other pollinators. 

According to Friends of the Earth, these are some of the most lethal threats bees are facing today:

  • Habitat loss: changes in our land use, including insensitive urban development and intensive farming, have caused significant losses and fragmentation of pollinator-friendly habitats. This results in bees losing the diverse food sources they need for a healthy diet. It’s vital that bees have enough flowers to forage – and safe places to use for nesting, among vegetation, the soil and hedges. But since the Second World War, we’ve lost 97% of our wildflower meadows, leaving our bees with little natural habitat. The loss of key habitats on farmland in particular has meant that wildlife, including bees, have become more dependent on protected wildlife sites. 
  • Climate change: As winters become warmer and wetter, and seasons shift there are signs that some wild species may be in the wrong place at the wrong time. Scientists are starting to detect that changes in climate may be disrupting bee nesting behaviour and their emergence after winter. Climate change may also be as affecting the timing of the flowering of plants that bees rely on for food. 
  • Pesticides: Even when applied correctly, pesticides can have adverse impacts on bees by reducing their breeding success and resistance to disease. Scientists have found that exposure to pesticides can impair honey bees’ ability to navigate, bumblebees’ ability to reproduce and solitary bees’ ability to reproduce any young at all. These chemicals are designed to kill unwanted pests, but their toxic properties and widespread use are also harming beneficial insects such as bees. Neonicotinoids are a particularly harmful group of bee-harming pesticides. When a bee feeds on pollen or nectar containing them, their central nervous system can be affected. This affects tasks that bees depend on to survive such as feeding, homing, foraging and reproducing.
  • Pests and disease: Bee keepers guard their honeybee colonies against a range of pests and diseases. These include the varroa mite – a tiny parasitic mite that attaches itself to a honey bee, transmits disease and saps its strength – or fungal diseases that affect the closely knit colony. Evidence shows that some honeybee diseases can spread to wild bumblebees. It is yet unclear if they spread to solitary bees. Managing honeybee health is one way beekeepers can protect wild bees as well as their hives.

EMF: a big and actual reason why we are losing them

Bees, like many other animals, are incredibly susceptible to electromagnetic fields, but little attention has been given to the potential harmful effects of electromagnetic waves on them. According to the paper “Disturbing Honey Bees’ Behavior with Electromagnetic Waves: a Methodology”, written by Dr. Daniel Favre, there are reasonable grounds for admitting that RF-EMF severely impacts the nature, the health of all living organisms (plants, insects, birds, mammals), honeybees included. 

“The latter hymenoptera fly often far from their hive, and rather high. Doing so, they approach RF-EMF of high intensities (due to the presence of masts), are impacted by the electromagnetism, and can no longer find their way. Indeed, it is known that honeybees possess magnetite crystals in their fat body cells and that they present magnetic remanence; these magnetite structures are active parts of the magnetoreception system in honeybees”, stated Favre in his investigation

Dr. Favre also found that, within an hour of exposure, the bees within these hives began to emit something called a “piping signal”, which is a higher-frequency sound made by the bees’ wings when they are agitated or in swarming mode. 

Another study published in 2010, called “Changes in honeybee behaviour and biology under the influence of cellphone radiations” found that colony collapse does occur as a result of exposure to cell phone irradiations. “A significant decline in colony strength (nine comb frames in sham exposed and five frames in exposed colonies) and in the egg laying rate of the queen (144.8 eggs/day in the exposed colony, 376.2 eggs/day in the sham exposed colony) was found. The honey storing ability declined due to loss of returning bees (28.3 bees/min in exposed colony and 41.3 bees/min in sham exposed colony) and at the end of the experiment there was neither honey, nor pollen or brood and bees in the exposed colony resulting in complete loss of the colony.”

 

Is there a solution?

There are many things that we can not avoid or suddenly change in order to protect bees, but there are many things we could gradually do to start protecting them. If you are a garden enthusiast, you can start by growing a bee friendly garden. Plant a range of flowers in your garden so bees have access to nectar and leave water around for them (if you add a bit of white granulated sugar, better!).

While building your garden, try to go as organic as possible and avoid pesticides, fungicides or herbicides on plants or in your garden. Plants get contaminated and the product will likely reach the bees and kill them. Make sure the plants you buy are not pre-treated with neonics pesticides.

Another way to help is buying raw honey from your local beekeepers. Avoid honey sold in bulk or in the supermarket unless you are sure of its provenance and quality. Meet your beekeepers and check their sustainable beekeeping practices.

Finally, one of the best ways of helping is by spreading awareness. Many people are not aware of the importance of bees to our nature and every living species. By educating people about the dangers they face and how to help them, we can look for more solutions in common to protect them.

At NOXTAK, we contribute to the preservation of bees and other endangered species through our technologies. Our purpose is to educate people on the importance of creating a human and nature-friendly standard for technologies and impulse a global consensus that ensures safer habitats for everything and everyone. 

Our SPIRO technology has proven to be an effective solution to filter the artificial EMF generated by man-made sources without blocking the waves. The purpose of our technologies is to eliminate the unbalances and interferences within artificial EMF, which cause the harmful effects to our health and the environment, and make them behave the same way as the natural EMF produced by the earth. 

We, as a part of the EFEIA initiative, are putting into motion a project to protect the hives and certify apiaries protected as Electrosmog-free Environments. We truly believe that is a reasonable action and it’s our way to act now before it is too late. NOXTAK is willing to redirect a part of its profits to manufacture SPIRO products to exclusively protect hives and sponsor the deployment of each SPIRO filter. 

We know that technologies are necessary and make our world better, so encourage their use and development under an electro-clean standard. This is our contribution to this cause and to humanity itself. 

Bioinitiative

Reported Biological Effects from Radiofrequency Radiation at Low-Intensity Exposure: A guide

Reported Biological Effects from Radiofrequency Radiation at Low-Intensity Exposure: A guide

In 2012 the Bioinitiative Report released a chart that grouped several summaries of studies related to EMF exposure and emission levels. Here’s a simple guide to understanding the chart and how to put it into practice.

Bioinitiative

In 2007, a group of interested individuals collated a series of views on the non-ionizing radiation health debate. This was entitled the BioInitiative Report, a web document dated August 31, 2007. This report presents a series of views that argue for a change in public exposure standards, but which are largely inconsistent with the current scientific consensus abroad.

As a part of this report, there’s a chart named “Reported Biological Effects from Radiofrequency Radiation at Low-Intensity Exposure (Cell Tower, Wi-Fi, Wireless Laptop and ‘Smart’ Meter RF Intensities)”, which summarizes many of the data and studies made around the topic. But how can this chart be put to use in real life? First, let’s understand a few points up next.

What’s the Bioinitiative Report

The BioInitiative 2012 Report was developed by an international group of 29 individuals with expertise on the biological effects of electromagnetic fields, or on the related public health issues. As a group, these experts hold 20 Ph.D. degrees, one DrSc degree, 9 MD degrees, one DVM degree, and four degrees of MSc, MA, MPH, or MSPAS. These experts come from countries such as the USA, India, Sweden, Italy, Austria, Denmark, Canada, Russia, Greece, and the Slovak Republic.

The goal of the BioInitiative Report was to present “a solid scientific and public health policy assessment that is evidence-based.” The report was prepared “independent of governments, existing bodies, and industry professional societies that have clung to old standards.

In the evidence presented in the BioInitiative 2012 updated report based on 1800 or so new studies, were found biological effects such as abnormal gene transcription, genotoxicity, and single-and double-strand DNA damage; stress proteins because of the fractal RF-antenna like nature of DNA; chromatin condensation and loss of DNA repair capacity in human stem cells; reduction in free-radical scavengers – particularly melatonin; neurotoxicity in humans and animals, carcinogenicity in humans; serious impacts on human and animal sperm morphology and function; effects on offspring behavior; and effects on the brain and cranial bone development in the offspring of animals that are exposed to cell phone radiation during pregnancy. 

About the Biological Effects Chart

The Biological Effects Chart was produced based on the BioInitiative 2012 Report, a massive new review of the medical research literature on the biological effects of electromagnetic fields. The purpose of the chart is to show the radiofrequency (RF) exposure levels at which biological effects were found in the several studies reviewed.  

Understanding the chart

As we previously mentioned, the data for the Biological Effects Chart were drawn from the RF Color Charts in the BioInitiative 2012 Report, which contains two charts. According to the paper “Biological Effects from RF Radiation at Low-Intensity Exposure, based on the BioInitiative 2012 Report, and the Implications for Smart Meters and Smart Appliances”, written by Ronald M. Powell, these are the data sources used in each chart:

  1. The first chart describes 67 studies on the biological effects of radiofrequency (RF) radiation. Each study represents one or more biological effects found at one value of the RF power density (RF power per unit area) or within a range of such values. These data are especially useful when considering whole-body exposure, which is the type of exposure that human beings receive from Smart Meters at a distance of 1 meter or more. These data form the basis for the appended Biological Effects Chart.
  2. The second chart describes 68 studies on the biological effects of radiofrequency (RF) radiation. In this chart, each study represents one or more biological effects found at one Specific Absorption Rate, or SAR value, or within a range of such values. A SAR value is the RF power absorbed per unit mass of the biological entity being irradiated. These data are especially useful when less than the entire body is irradiated, and at very close distances, such as when a cell phone irradiates the head.

How to use it practically?

According to Prof. Olle Johansson, a large number of effects still need to be explored. The idea is that, based on these indications and observations, specialists can replicate or carry out new studies where new hypotheses are formulated. For example, this chart is very useful for any doctor, researcher in the health field, institutes, laboratories, and governments who wish to carry out their own research and expand or confirm the information already found.

This type of information is especially useful in a scenario like the current one, in which the new generation of 5G telecommunications is being deployed and many people claim that there are not enough studies to verify the possible biological effects of these high frequencies. Keep in mind that 5G mobile phones currently on the market have a SAR measurement that has been tested, measured, and valued by a laboratory and approved by the FCC. In this case, people can go to the table, look for the emission that the phone has, and check the associated effects. This is an easy way to list study-proven biological effects based on radiation absorption measured in watts per tissue.

These values are an excellent reference for journalistic investigations, EMF research, integral medicine, environmental medicine, building assessments, building biologies, and people with knowledge of field intensity measurement. These are some of the activities in which these values can be used to understand what these numbers translate into, which usually may seem very low, but in a real context, can have significant effects on the human body.

EHS medical paper

Electromagnetic hypersensitivity (EHS, microwave syndrome) – Review of mechanisms

Electromagnetic hypersensitivity (EHS, microwave syndrome) – Review of mechanisms​

EHS medical paper
Yael Stein

Dr. Yael Stein

Pain Clinic, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Hebrew University-Hadassah Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel Electromagnetic Radiation Clinic, Hebrew University-Hadassah Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel

Iris Udasin

Dr. Iris Udasin

EOHSI Clinical Center, Rutgers University- School of Public Health, NJ, USA

Abstract

Electromagnetic hypersensitivity (EHS), known in the past as “Microwave syndrome”, is a clinical syndrome characterized by the presence of a wide spectrum of non-specific multiple organ symptoms, typically including central nervous system symptoms, that occur following the patient’s acute or chronic exposure to electromagnetic fields in the environment or in occupational settings. Numerous studies have shown biological effects at the cellular level of electromagnetic fields (EMF) at magnetic (ELF) and radio-frequency (RF) frequencies in extremely low intensities. Many of the mechanisms described for Multiple Chemical Sensitivity (MCS) apply with modification to EHS. Repeated exposures result in sensitization and consequent enhancement of response. Many hypersensitive patients appear to have impaired detoxification systems that become overloaded by excessive oxidative stress. EMF can induce changes in calcium signaling cascades, significant activation of free radical processes and overproduction of reactive oxygen species (ROS) in living cells as well as altered neurological and cognitive functions and disruption of the blood-brain barrier. Magnetite crystals absorbed from combustion air pollution could have an important role in brain effects of EMF. Autonomic nervous system effects of EMF could also be expressed as symptoms in the cardiovascular system. Other common effects of EMF include effects on skin, microvasculature, immune and hematologic systems. It is concluded that the mechanisms underlying the symptoms of EHS are biologically plausible and that many organic physiologic responses occur following EMF exposure. Patients can have neurologic, neuro-hormonal and neuro-psychiatric symptoms following exposure to EMF as a consequence of neural damage and over-sensitized neural responses. More relevant diagnostic tests for EHS should be developed. Exposure limits should be lowered to safeguard against biologic effects of EMF. Spread of local and global wireless networks should be decreased, and safer wired networks should be used instead of wireless, to protect susceptible members of the public. Public places should be made accessible for electrohypersensitive individuals.

Keywords

Electromagnetic fields, EMF, Electrosmog, EHS, Electrohypersensitivity, Electrical sensitivity, Microwave syndrome, Environmental sensitivities, Bioeffects, Human, Mechanisms, Cell phones, Microwaves, Radiofrequency, RF, ELF, Apoptosis, Public health, Precautionary principle.
 

Read the full paper

SPIRO Card L2

SPIRO Card L2: A compact solution to protect you from the most common exposure

SPIRO Card L2: A compact solution to protect you from the most common exposure

For many years, we have been developing different solutions to counteract the many types of EMF pollution we are constantly exposed to. The SPIRO Card L2 is one of our leading solutions, as it’s the ideal protection for the most common type of exposure we are constantly receiving: the cellphone.

SPIRO Card L2

Cellphones are one of the most popular technologies nowadays, we love our phones, we NEED our phones. Smartphones now are not just for communication purposes, they are office assistants, our daily cameras, our video consoles, and our favorite entertainment centers. 

Typical phones are not a thing now, we are using more complex and sophisticated devices that require more power to work and provide all the functions we are giving it now, bigger batteries, more potent antennas, and a bigger capacity to receive and transfer data. Do you know what this means to users? Yes, the worry because of radiation is bigger now, because radiation is indeed bigger.

In our previous article, we talked about the anti-radiation solutions created to allegedly counteract this radiation and we highlighted the many risks of using this kind of product. Now that you know all of that, let us tell you more about the actual solution you can use to protect yourself from the effects of the EMF pollution generated by your cellphone: the SPIRO Card L2.

What’s the SPIRO Card L2? 

The SPIRO Card L2 is the core product built from SPIRO, the only non-blocking solution for EMF designed with nanotechnology. It has a filter effect sufficient to take care of the average emissions from up to 3 personal electronic devices or a 5G chip phone. This product has the minimum available SPIRO power (Spiro power 1).

The L2 card uses the natural nanomagnetic properties of the SPIRO material (contained within the card in the form of films) to function as a passive filter for high-frequency telecommunications waves of our personal devices. This small card is capable of filtering the electromagnetic disturbances generated by wireless electronic devices such as all Apple, Samsung, Windows, and other last-gen Android phones. It also works perfectly with iPads, Tablets, Bluetooth devices, and wearable technologies such as smartwatches.

How to use the SPIRO Card L2?

The L2 card has an action range of a 1-meter (3.5 feet) radius. Its compact size makes it ideal to carry anywhere, it can be used inside the cellphone case, in the wallet, in a bag, etc. However, the ideal and suggested way to use it is on the cell phone (between the case and the phone), or as near to the device as possible, which is especially indicated for 5G devices.

One great thing about our SPIRO technologies is that they don’t need batteries or wires to work properly, and that applies to this product. Also, the main magnetic properties of the material don’t expire as long as the card is in good condition, so you can carry this solution anywhere and be protected anytime.

A scientifically proven and certified solution

Our SPIRO Card L2 was tested by EMF, telecommunications, technology, and healthcare experts who certified it is an effective and safe solution for everyone’s use. 

The International Association for Electrosmog-Research (IGEF) carried out a study in 10 different subjects and showed that the SPIRO Card L2 improves the ability to regulate the HRV (heart rate variability), which is affected under the effects of electromagnetic pollution.

Also, an OTA (Over-the-air) performance test showed a significant improvement in the wireless radiation pattern distribution. This means that transmission power peaks are removed, and the wireless signal is uniformly distributed throughout the whole place. Lastly, a MIMO (Multi-Inputs Multi-Output) throughput testing showed that the performance of the devices is not affected at all in the presence of the SPIRO material.

The users speak: SPIRO is a relief to physical ailments

Many people are using SPIRO products around the world nowadays, and along with the extensive scientifical evidence, their testimonials are the most trustworthy evidence of all the benefits this material has when it comes to health and well-being.

According to SPIRO users, the card relieves other types of ailments not specifically related to HRV. “Before, I felt a pain in my ear every time I made a call. Now, since I started using this card, I feel nothing”, a man in Curacao said.  

Also, two women, one in Aruba and the other in Miami, stated that they feel quieter and with less irritability since they started using the SPIRO Card L2. Another woman in Aruba, who presented symptoms of electrohypersensitivity, said that she stopped being afraid and rejecting touching and using her phone.

“I feel the difference, with this card I don’t feel a headache every time I use my phone”, affirmed other female SPIRO user from California. Another lady from England also claimed that she felt an intense headache when she used her phone in long calls, but she stopped feeling like that once she started using the product. 

The benefits of using the SPIRO Card L2

According to Joaquín Machado, our CEO and main EMF researcher, the benefits associated with using the SPIRO technology are extensive. “First of all, it protects people’s health by filtering the electromagnetic waves to which they are constantly exposed, protects the environment from the dangers of electromagnetic pollution, provides higher quality in telecommunications and connectivity, optimizes electricity consumption (helps saving energy), and provides greater durability to the technological devices you use”, he highlighted.

In the specific case of the SPIRO Card L2, it has been verified that the filter does not affect at all the operation of mobile, wireless, and wearable devices in any aspect. On the contrary, by using the filter, the devices are not only free of harmful emissions, but they also optimize the use of battery power, their useful life extends considerably, and their communication capacity increases as this material makes the propagation pattern from antenna radiation cleaner and more uniform.  

It is important to note that the SPIRO Card L2 exerts a natural magnetic dominance, which makes it a passive filter that neutralizes every harmful effect caused by the waves’ artificial polarization but without altering the destination and purpose of the modulated wave.

This means that the SPIRO Card L2 isn’t an anti-radiation device intended to block or absorb radiation. Its function is to filter EMF, balancing the disorder and electromagnetic unbalances within the waves.

Also, with the implementation of 5G networks in Sub6 (5G deployments using spectrum under 6 GHz), this product has proved to be 100% effective in filtering the EMF produced by these frequencies. We are also developing a stronger solution (with a bigger SPIRO power) to protect people from higher frequencies such as millimeter waves, which are the ones supposed to work with a fully deployed 5G.  

We invite you to learn more about SPIRO and all the solutions we have created based on this technology by browsing through our portal. If you are interested in receiving more information like this, subscribe to our newsletter by filling out the form at the bottom of this page!

anti-radiation products

Anti-radiation products for cellphones: are they effective?

Anti-radiation products for cellphones: are they effective?

With the creation of the cell phone and all the doubts about the harmful effects caused by its radiation, some products with the title of “anti-radiation” have entered the market and claim to be able to counteract it. Today, we will tell you more about them.

anti-radiation products

The problem of electromagnetic pollution, although it is not new, is very little known by most people. However, a vast majority of people who have heard about it may feel the urgency to protect themselves and look for solutions, and today the market abounds with options that claim to be effective.

These solutions are mostly directed to mobile phones. Today, these popular devices are widely used, but since their creation, there have been doubts and concerns about the radiation they emit and its possible effects on health.

Nowadays, you will find products such as stickers or cases for smartphones on the internet and in many places. The creators of these products claim that they block electromagnetic radiation, but we have news for you: Most of the time, this is not even remotely true.

Of all these “anti-radiation” products that you see on the market, 90% have no scientific basis, so it has been proven that they are fraudulent and have no function other than aesthetics. However, there are another 10% of products that are made with materials capable of blocking radiation, but they have quite questionable effects. Today, we will especially talk about this 10%.

The anti-radiation approach

As it reads, an anti-radiation product is (or is intended to be) a shield that radically blocks radiation. While the purpose is to protect yourself from electromagnetic pollution, the approach of completely blocking it is not appropriate. 

“Why?”, you might wonder. The answer is that the blocking will always be partial and, therefore, there will always be a harmful emission coming out of the device. This is dangerous because users have a false assurance of using the device without risk. People with Electromagnetic Hypersensitivity (EHS) admit that they cannot use these solutions because they continue to be exposed to the harmful radiation that the phone is still emitting. 

The cell phone indeed generates radiation that is necessary to and for its operation. The truth is that the radiation generated by the cell phone is a normal consequence of the operation of the device per se, first by the battery that powers it, then by the microwaves that allow it to connect to the different signals it uses to establish communication. Although today there are standards that regulate it, as we will see later, these maximum limits, according to various studies, have shown to be very permissible and there are still long-term cumulative effects.

It was for this reason that for 20 years the market was flooded with anti-radiation solutions, such as possible shields to block this radiation completely, and even some of these solutions claim to block up to 99 or 100% of the radiation. Can this be true? Logically thinking, it’s not possible. If a product were to radically and completely block cell phone radiation, there would be no possible way for the device to work, as it would not receive the signal correctly and thus would no longer serve its purpose.

The anti-radiation covers that you will find on the market are made of a material that, indeed, blocks the waves. But this generates:

  • Failures in the transmission and reception of the mobile signal due to electromagnetic interference and, therefore, poor or no connectivity at times.
  • Increased heating of the device because it requires more battery power to connect to a signal.
  • The use of more energy also produces a worrying increase in radiation emission.
  • It can shorten battery life.
  • It shortens the lifespan of the device as a result of abnormal operation and unnecessary heating.
  • It generates static problems in the users and electrically charges them.
  • Interference to other nearby devices.

However, even with all these difficulties, the device works. So the total blockage they promise is a myth.

The forced increase of the SAR level and its effects on your body

All phones have average radiation that they emit and have higher peaks when the phone has difficulties connecting to the network. This peak is the one that is established as the maximum emission level of the device and is the one taken as a reference so that the phone can be commercialized.

The SAR is the test used internationally and by the FCC (Federal Communications Commission) in the United States to approve a certain device for its proper commercialization. The maximum SAR that a telephone can emit is 1.6 W / Kg. Average cell phones, such as iPhone, Samsung, among others, have variable average emissions which peaks should not exceed such value.

This level, considered to be the “safe level” for the use of the device, has been found to increase alarmingly when using anti-radiation covers. What happens is that, by completely blocking the waves on one side of the device, these covers cause your cell phone to work harder to find a signal, which will end up producing greater amounts of radiation that will definitely affect you.

“In telecommunications laboratories, it is known that these anti-radiation covers end up increasing the SAR emission level of the phone alarmingly because it makes the phone work harder to connect, which is not ideal. On the internet, on the channels and portals of the manufacturers of these products, you can see that these products are offered and tested using meters and they show how, in effect, the covers block radiation; But what is not seen is how the radiation flux changes where the meter is not directed. This creates false security for the user, who thinks that will not be exposed to radiation, when not only is he exposed, but he is receiving much greater amounts ”, says Joaquín Machado, CEO of Noxtak and EMF researcher.

Likewise, the Spanish expert in Geobiology and habitat radiation, Joan Carles López Sancho, stated in an interview with gigahertz.es that this protection does not meet expectations and does not reduce the electromagnetic pollution emitted by the device to practically nothing. The researcher says that “these covers are lined inside with a tiny fabric of silver or copper wire, which what it does is undo the radioelectric wave, and if we enclose the entire mobile phone with this material it will not emit a signal, and which is more dangerous, if we obstruct the development of the call, the device would emit more power to make the call ”.

It is important to note that some of these cases also accumulate static, which ends up causing physical discomfort to users in the areas close to where they have the phone.

Finally, you will also find covers whose design is focused on absorbing heat, completely ignoring that the problem is not heating, but the athermic effects of radiation, such as the artificial polarization of the wave.

Regarding the protection of the body, another myth that surrounds these products is that they claim to protect certain parts of the body in a localized way, such as the head, torso, etc. Is this possible? Let’s better explain it with a simple example: Think of a typical umbrella in the middle of a storm. You don’t mind getting wet, but all the dirty water you could get. You are using the umbrella, and although it is preventing the dirty water from falling on some parts of your body, you keep getting soaked on other parts; so you get dirty anyway.

SPIRO: the right solution

In our years of experience, we have dedicated ourselves to researching and testing endless solutions on the market. Anti-radiation solutions were some of them, and in multiple case studies, we verified their adverse effects. However, it was these solutions that inspired us to continue researching to create a solution that would avoid the adverse effects of electromagnetic pollution while allowing users to continue to enjoy the technologies.

Thus was born SPIRO, the only scientifically proven and certified solution for electrosmog. This technology works under a passive electromagnetic filter principle; so instead of blocking waves, it balances charges, eliminates interference, and produces a uniform and stable propagation that mimics natural electromagnetic fields.

SPIRO is the solution designed to filter the artificial electromagnetic polarization that brings the modulated wave that transmits the information between the base and the cell phone. It is the only way to use your phone while protecting yourself from the athermic effects of artificial polarization. The filtering effect is achieved because SPIRO brings in a naturally polarized dominant field that exerts a dominant influence on artificial fields. That is why our hundreds of cases of electromagnetically hypersensitive users acknowledge being able to use the cell phone without any discomfort.

Again, let’s think about the umbrella. Think that instead of using an umbrella, you are using a filter. The water falling on you is clean, you are immersed, you are enjoying it, and it is not hurting you at all.

Our solution is compatible with all types of technology and not only protects the health and the environment, but has also proven to be effective in optimizing communication performance, connectivity, energy savings, and, besides, it extends the useful life of electronic devices.

We invite you to learn more about SPIRO by browsing through our portal and checking all the solutions we have created based on our patented technology.

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EMF Self assessment guide

EMF Self-Assessment Guide: Know the level of electromagnetic exposure to which you are exposed

EMF Self-Assessment Guide: Know the level of electromagnetic exposure to which you are exposed

You are exposed to electromagnetic pollution everywhere, even at home. But do you know exactly how to measure it? We have developed an instrument to help you find out.

EMF Self assessment guide

Electromagnetic pollution comes from electromagnetic field (EMF) emissions generated by man-made sources. These emissions fluctuate during the day and spread through the environment in the form of disturbances and interferences in different frequency bands. In simple terms, your environments are full of electromagnetic pollution that is harmful to health, the environment, and the proper functioning of the technologies you use.

Radio waves, television, mobile telephony, high-voltage power lines, electrical transformers, electrical appliances, electronic devices, and even lighting systems are emitting artificial fields (EMF), what varies is the degree of intensity, amplitude, and how often they spread. In summary:

“Everything that uses electricity produces an electric and magnetic field that must be taken into account when evaluating a home and determining which are the ‘hotspots’ (sources of greatest risk) there.”

It is a reality that the accelerated implementation of new technologies that do not comply with standards compatible with the human body and the environment are creating new and greater risks for the population, different species, and natural ecosystems.

This accelerated development and our increasing dependence on technologies have significantly modified the natural electromagnetic environment that surrounds us; so it is difficult for you to find a single place on the planet that is totally free from artificial radiation, including your home.

Thanks to an immense amount of studies that have been made over the years by respected scientists and organizations, we know that the biological effects of artificial electromagnetic fields can become pathological depending on the exposure time, the dose, their power and frequency, and the characteristics of the exposed organism.

Our home can be one of the most important sources of electromagnetic pollution to which we are exposed almost permanently every day. Home appliances, lighting systems, smart devices, wireless connections, and a host of other devices that work in a sustained and parallel way. It is important to enjoy and take advantage of all the technology that today can make our lives easier, but how can we do it while protecting our health, the environment, and our appliances? Do you know how to measure the levels of exposure you are constantly prone to in your home? Based on our experience and thousands of case studies, our team has developed a guide to help you determine it. Now let’s go a little deeper into the variables to take into account.

The guide: learning to perform an EMF Self-Assessment

The first thing you should know is that an EMF self-assessment is not a substitute for a professional analysis by an analyst, technician, or certified Consultant in Bio-construction and electromagnetic radiation, who not only have the training required to perform such analysis, but also the proper measuring instrument, and more importantly, who can understand the readings that such instruments collected.

Also, at this point, it should be noted that this not about obtaining electromagnetic measurement instruments, but about having the necessary experience and training. We often see people who buy electrosmog meters, gaussmeters or other instruments on the internet to use them in an inappropriate way. 

In our experience, anyone who acquires measurement equipment as a hobby to “measure” radiation don’t really know what radiation is, what kind of radiation they are measuring, or what is the nature of that radiation. They don’t understand the equipment and how it really works, and they end up behaving like “ghostbusters” in their home or office, and worse, they even wander the streets measuring without really understanding anything.

That said, we are NOT asking you to do any of these measuring equipment, because if you do, you should take a training course with us or with a qualified institute or center. If you own measurement equipment, this self-assessment guide does not require you to use it; however, you are free to use them as a confirmation method. Just make sure the instrument you are using has been certified and calibrated by an accredited laboratory.

Electromagnetic pollution is not standard, flat, or automatically the same in all places, that is why it is important to be able to identify in your home where are the main sources of contamination.

EMF Pollution is variable by the size of the enclosures or the number of devices functioning there, but also by the location with respect to external sources of contamination. The pollution that we receive from abroad, for example, from mobile telephone operators is variable, it fluctuates in its power transmission based on the traffic of calls that it must handle simultaneously in a given time, therefore the exposure on a Sunday is not as on Monday, and the exposure on Monday morning is not the same as Monday night.

That’s why the NOXTAK Team takes as a reference the highest average values that have been observed in professional measurements compared to each type of issuer. For example, in the case of a base radio or mobile phone antenna, we will estimate the polluting emission that we have observed in antennas located in places with similar characteristics, like the population density, which determines the number of mobile devices that are tied to that base stations or those nearby, and therefore the information flow that the base stations are transmitting.

Electromagnetic pollution, especially the latter related to telecommunications, changes during the day, we could say figuratively that this environmental toxin spreads in waves and fluctuates like the tide in the electromagnetic ocean.

So the first thing is to observe the surroundings of the home or environment to be evaluated, locating the main emitters that contaminate the home from the outside. Second, the type of emission that emanates inside, coming from the appliances connected in the home.

Exposure levels by location

A home in a low-population residential area, in the countryside, or far from the city is not even close to those located in an area with a high population density, highly technical or very close to sources of external pollution such as lines voltage, high voltage transformers, telephone base stations, or radio and television antennas.

In addition to this, it must be taken into account that, in terms of pollution, an apartment is not the same as a house; since the apartments can share walls, floor, and ceiling with others that can be highly technical, which influences the analysis of general exposure in the home.

Exposure levels based on the size and construction of the house

As a general rule, smaller places tend to accumulate more electrical and electronic equipment with less separation, which can generate a greater accumulation of electromagnetic fields in common and adjacent spaces. This could affect the function of spaces intended for rest, for example.

The manufacture of houses or apartments must also be taken into account. An enclosure built with cement and concrete blocks is not the same as one built with Drywall, prefabricated materials, or warehouses with a large number of metal components. Each of these materials have a different density and, therefore, a level of permeability in relation to electric and magnetic fields. For example, glass has a very low shielding ability (blocking the penetration of an electric field), but electric fields are easily shielded by higher density materials. However, when we talk about magnetic fluxes, they penetrate the densest materials. That is, while they easily shield electric fields, they allow the penetration of magnetic fluxes.

This is an element that implies that, for example, an apartment in Manhattan with large panoramic windows will receive greater exposure and electrical charges towards the interior of the property than an apartment with few windows. This is how contamination in the enclosure can vary.

Exposure levels according to artifacts

Appliances that operate inside the home play a major role in measuring electromagnetic pollution. At this point, there are several aspects to consider:

  • Number of devices: There is an average standard of appliances in homes, but it is important to bear in mind that there are homes that are much more technical than others. While there are people who probably only have a refrigerator, a washing machine and a TV; there are others that may have multiple entertainment areas, game consoles, fully equipped offices, home automation, and high-speed internet.
  • Location: It is recommended to pay special attention to the location of larger appliances, such as refrigerators, washers, dryers, etc. The location of the electrical appliances and areas of high concentration is very important, especially to make a more successful relationship between places of rest, study, and entertainment. For example, if the wall of a room adjoins a high demand appliance, the quality of sleep of the person there may be affected.
  • Usage habits: It must be taken into account that many people in their daily lives use particular appliances that may appear to have negligible emissions. For example, blenders are a significant source of low-frequency electrical contamination due to its motor and operation. As well as this appliance, there may be many in the house that probably have stronger emissions, such as the microwave oven; but it is important to measure how much these devices are used to classify their emissions as permanent or occasional.
  • The lighting system: The quality and type of bulb you use (halogen, incandescent, LED, and fluorescent) are important. This is one of the factors that determine how much interference or noise surrounds the power line and, therefore, influences the amount of dirty electricity. In addition, an appropriate type of light bulb can avoid ocular oxidative stress and promote rest. Also, you should pay special attention to dimmers or light controllers, as these also increase the level of contamination by dirty electricity.
  • Wireless technologies: Electronic devices that work with wireless connections such as telecommunications, WiFi, Bluetooth, and infrared connection produce high frequency electromagnetic pollution. These devices should be an extremely important focus of attention in the assessment.

How to receive the guide?

Now that you know how this instrument works, you will want to use it. We are currently working on an interactive survey that you can easily fill out and get automatic responses; but, at the moment, we can provide you with a manual table, which fulfills a similar function and with which you can collect basic information necessary to have an idea of the degree of contamination to which you are exposed today. This same information can be studied by our team of analysts and get an opinion from our specialists for free. Write us to info@noxtak.com to get this guide for free.

Please, note that this EMF self-assessment guide is not a scientifically accurate study. However, it is work that our team of experts has carried out and standardized based on thousands of case studies and our experience. We have taken the key factors to evaluate and we have assigned a specific value to each one, which will allow us to understand the approximate degree that a home has in terms of electromagnetic pollution and, thus, help its inhabitants to take the necessary actions to neutralize these emissions through our recommendations and our SPIRO technology.

pros and cons of wearable techs

Advantages & disadvantages: A healthy guide to use wearable technologies

Advantages & disadvantages: A healthy guide to use wearable technologies

Wearable technologies are one of the top technology trends and will still be for some years to come, but what are the advantages and disadvantages of our increasing dependence on them?

pros and cons of wearable techs

Every day we are using more and more technologies around and ON us. Home appliances are getting smarter, media and entertainment nowadays are fully connected to the internet, and our phones and computers are almost necessary to keep our work routines and socialize. But that’s not it: as we are increasingly looking for ways to measure and improve our well-being, we started using smart wearable devices.

Today’s watches are just not watches, and they started to do more than “telling” time. Our new smartwatches do fitness tracking, health monitoring, and give users quick access to notifications and what’s going on in their smartphones. If you are someone passionate about IoT and well-being, you should definitely get one.

But, as great as they are, not everything could be entirely good. So we will summarize some of the top pros and cons of using wearable devices in this article.

The advantages: why should you get one?

 

  • Promotes a Healthy Lifestyle

Most smartwatches can track activity, nutrition, and calories burned. Some of them can even work as a pedometer, monitor heart rate, and blood pressure. All of this information can help you have constant control of your overall health and  reach your fitness goals faster.

For example, the newest smartwatches have lots of sensors that make fitness tracking easier. Some even have dedicated workout modes to give you more accurate measures and goals.

 

  • Quick Access to your Smartphone

When connected to your smartphone, most smartwatches show notifications so users can have quick access to them. You can receive email notifications, texts, calendar alerts, news alerts, and so much more. You can even receive social media notifications with no need to take out your phone from your bag or pocket.

And If you’re the type of person who’s always on the go, you won’t ever miss a call again. When you’re outside, you may not be able to hear your phone ringing, but the vibration from a smartwatch is easily noticeable and can alert you that you’ve received a call.

 

  • Makes your life easier

High-end smartwatches usually offer features that are truly convenient. Some have NFC that will allow you to make cashless payments. Others have LTE cellular capabilities, which will enable you to send texts and make calls even if you don’t have your smartphone nearby.

When it comes to entertainment, there’s really no point of comparison between a smartwatch and an ordinary watch. You can watch a full-length movie on a smartwatch without any problem. A smartwatch also allows you to connect earphones so you can listen to your favorite music anytime.

 

  • It’s fashionable and customizable

You can change the dial/watch face of a smartwatch every day. It is stylish and will allow you to match the watch face according to your mood and preference. You can wear a smartwatch at work, at school, on a dinner date, or while meeting an important client. It will also blend well with your outfits, whether casual or formal.

The disadvantages: very few and very important

 

  • Tech addiction

Just as with any other smart device we use daily, there’s a risk we get too dependent and addicted to its use. You’ll get easily distracted and will probably be too focused on the constant monitoring or notifications coming through the device. So be careful!

Also, you have to be careful with your stress levels. The number of apps, the constant monitoring, and health estimates may increase your stress levels and cause the opposite effect you’re trying to avoid. 

 

  • Poor performance and battery life

Just to be clear: smartwatches are great. However, you have to consider this kind of device will never be better in terms of performance, capabilities, and connectivity than an actual smartphone. So don’t get too used to use a thousand apps constantly there, you’ll get flustered. 

Also, one of the main disadvantages of a smartwatch is that they typically can be used 1 to 2 days after a full charge. Some don’t even last for one day, especially if you use power-hungry features. 

 

  • EMF radiation: the biggest of problems

Yes. We talk a lot about this, but it is inevitable: every device that uses electricity, especially those who can connect to wireless networks, generate artificial EMF and can cause long-term effects on your health.

Have you heard about the FitBit case? During the last five years, numerous users have reported experiencing physical side effects from continuously wearing the devices. Some of the most common ones include feeling dizzy and experiencing frequent headaches that don’t go away even with medication.

Others report heart palpitations, skin rashes, and erratic pulse rhythms. Some users also report having difficulty falling and staying asleep while wearing the device, leaving them feeling fatigued throughout the day.

Fitbit has maintained that, despite their devices emitting radiation, the levels are insufficient to cause bodily harm to users. According to them, all their devices are compliant with the existing FCC regulations on Bluetooth BLE. They also state that the power output of any Fitbit device is less than 1% compared to that produced by a cell phone.

“What’s even more disconcerting is that the measurements used in the FCC regulations are based on a cell phone kept at a 6-inch distance from its user. Fitbits are used directly against the body and for as long as 24 hours in some cases”Educate EMF stated.

Then, how do I properly use a wearable device? 

First of all, don’t let yourself be consumed by the many functions a smartwatch (or whatever device) has. Just like with your cell phone, video consoles, TV, or any other device, be wise and avoid excessive use. 

And yes, you should be protected from the emissions generated by a device you are wearing every time, every day. Smartwatches use microwaves and radiofrequency to connect to the network, to other devices, and monitor many things in your body.

To counteract the effects of this type of radiation, we suggest using a SPIRO Card L2 as close to your body as possible or in your cellphone case. This will passively filter the emissions of the smartphone as well as the smartwatch.

Our SPIRO technology is the only certified and scientifically proven solution to filter EMF generated by man-made sources. It doesn’t only protect your health and the environment, but it also improves the quality of connections and increases the durability of your electronic devices. 

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SPIRO TELECOM

SPIRO: ¿Es posible alcanzar un desempeño óptimo de las telecomunicaciones?

¿Es posible alcanzar un desempeño óptimo de las telecomunicaciones?

SPIRO TELECOM

La calidad de las telecomunicaciones hoy es tan vital como cualquier otro servicio que usemos a diario. SPIRO puede ser la respuesta para seguir mejorándola.

¿Cuán importante es que tu conectividad sea estable? En el mundo de hoy, donde prácticamente todo lo que usamos está conectado a la internet, no hay duda de que las telecomunicaciones y su desempeño tienen un rol fundamental en el mejoramiento general de nuestras vidas: en el entretenimiento, trabajo, comunicaciones personales y demás.

Probablemente has notado que existen zonas en tu hogar u oficina donde hay una recepción pobre de Wi-Fi, mientras que hay otras donde generalmente prefieres estar porque pareciera que tienen una señal más potente. Esto se debe a anomalías en el patrón de propagación de las ondas emitidas por la antena, que puede ser omnidireccional o unidireccional. Pero, ¿te has preguntado alguna vez si hay alguna forma de mejorar esto? 

Durante años, hemos trabajado en la creación de tecnologías limpias que contribuyan no solo con la protección a la salud y el medio ambiente, sino que también aporten a la calidad y desempeño de los equipos y señales de transmisión. Hoy, orgullosamente, podemos decir que hemos logrado este objetivo.

Con base en los resultados de diversas pruebas de rendimiento de señales, como el OTA test, en este artículo queremos mostrarte cómo SPIRO ha resultado ser una solución para mejorar la calidad de las señales de telecomunicaciones.

¿Qué es una prueba OTA?

La prueba OTA (Over-the- air) es un método que se utiliza para predecir el rendimiento y la confiabilidad de un dispositivo inalámbrico en el mundo real. El dispositivo bajo prueba se coloca en un entorno de espacio libre dentro de una cámara de prueba, donde se simulan situaciones de la vida real. El dispositivo se somete a diferentes condiciones de prueba para comprobar cómo responde en diversas situaciones. 

Las pruebas OTA son una forma de garantizar que los dispositivos diseñados o seleccionados funcionen de la forma prevista, midiendo toda la ruta de la señal y el rendimiento de la antena. 

Las pruebas OTA son muy importantes para cualquier teléfono, tableta o dispositivo de conexión inalámbrica, ya que cualquier accesorio o producto puede degradar su rendimiento de señales conducidas y aéreas por distintos factores. Estas pruebas también se realizan para certificar ciertos productos de acuerdo con los estándares establecidos. La mayoría de los fabricantes de dispositivos IoT y M2M también requieren productos certificados por OTA.

La prueba OTA en SPIRO

Desde su creación, el material SPIRO en sus distintas presentaciones ha sido estudiado en numerosos laboratorios para comprobar los distintos aspectos a los que puede contribuir con sus propiedades. En este sentido, se sometió este material a la prueba OTA y SAR por tres laboratorios distintos situados en Estados Unidos, China y Finlandia; de manera que pudiésemos comprobar sus efectos en las señales de telecomunicaciones.

Estos estudios se realizaron en laboratorios especialmente acondicionados para OTA según los parámetros de la CTIA (Cellular Telecommunications and Internet Association). Se usaron diversos dispositivos inalámbricos y se midió, por ejemplo, la interacción entre dos equipos celulares y la propagación de la señal de un router de WIFI.

En los diversos estudios realizados, se comprobó que existe una mejora del patrón de propagación de la antena de los dispositivos móviles. En decir, el campo dominante de SPIRO, que produce un ordenamiento magnético natural y balancea las cargas que porta la radiación electromagnética artificial, genera un cambio positivo en el patrón de propagación de las antenas de telecomunicaciones.

En conclusión, estos estudios confirmaron que SPIRO no altera la performance de los equipos y no bloquea las señales salientes o entrantes de los mismos, sino que modifica la forma en la que se propaga la señal y la optimiza sin alterar la potencia o generar anomalías en ella.

El efecto de SPIRO en la propagación de la señal

En casos de estudio de campo se ha verificado también el efecto de SPIRO en edificaciones residenciales, comerciales y se han hecho incluso pruebas exploratorias en áreas industriales. En todos los casos, se ha comprobado que la propagación de señales de las antenas es más uniforme.

Esto quiere decir que el efecto SPIRO iguala la potencia de la señal en todos los espacios de un mismo recinto, eliminando así el fenómeno típico de las concentraciones de señal que se acumulan en una zona y en otras zonas se hacen más débiles.

Por ejemplo, en el caso de la señal WIFI, se observó que SPIRO incluso logra generar un pequeño aumento del alcance de la señal en las edificaciones. Lo más notable es cómo la calidad de la señal se hace más uniforme en todas las direcciones. Estos efectos se midieron tanto en descarga como en subida (download y upload).

En conclusión, el propósito de SPIRO en la propagación de la señal es normalizarla y distribuirla de forma uniforme por todo el espacio, de forma que no haya baches acentuados con una muy mala señal y otras zonas con picos de muy buena señal. 

Todos estos efectos se enmarcan, como ya lo hemos mencionado anteriormente, en el principio de que la polarización natural que contiene los filtros SPIRO se traduce no solo en una neutralización de los efectos de la contaminación electromagnética en nuestra salud y el medio ambiente, sino que, además, tiene efectos beneficiosos en los enlaces de conectividad. Esto confirma que la acción del filtro SPIRO no altera el funcionamiento de los dispositivos, sino que lo optimiza. 

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SPIRO TELECOM

SPIRO: Is it possible to achieve an optimal telecommunications performance?

Is it possible to achieve an optimal telecommunications performance?

SPIRO TELECOM

The quality of telecommunications today is as vital as any other service we use on a daily basis. SPIRO may be the answer to keep improving it.

How important is it to have a stable connectivity? In today’s world, where practically everything we use is connected to the internet, there is no doubt that telecommunications and its performance play a fundamental role in the general improvement of our lives: in entertainment, work, personal communications, and other aspects. 

You have probably noticed that there are areas in your home or office where there is a poor Wi-Fi reception, while there are others where you generally prefer to be because they seem to have a stronger signal. This is due to anomalies in the propagation pattern of the waves emitted by the antenna, which can be omnidirectional or unidirectional. But have you ever wondered if there is any way to improve this?

For years, we have worked on the creation of clean technologies that contribute not only to the protection of health and the environment, but also contribute to the quality and performance of transmission devices and signals. Today, we can proudly say that we have achieved this goal.

Based on the results of various signal performance tests, such as the OTA test, in this article we want to show you how SPIRO has turned out to be a solution to improve the quality of telecommunications signals.

What is an OTA test?

OTA (Over-the-air) test is a method used to predict the performance and reliability of a wireless device in the real world. The device under test is placed in a free space environment, inside a test chamber where real-life situations are simulated. The device is subjected to different test conditions to check how it responds in various situations. 

OTA testing is a way to ensure that the devices designed or selected will perform the way it is intended to, by measuring its entire signal path and antenna performance. These tests are important as the performance of a wireless device may degrade in the real world due to various reasons, for example, a tablet with poorly placed antennas may suffer low connectivity speeds when a consumer holds the device the wrong way.

OTA testing is very important for any phone, tablet or networked machine device, as any accessory or product may degrade their OTA performance. These tests are also done to certify certain products according to the set standards. Most IoT and M2M device manufacturers also require OTA certified products too.

The OTA test in SPIRO

Since its creation, the SPIRO material in its different presentations has been studied in numerous laboratories to verify the different aspects to which it can contribute with its properties. In this sense, this material was subjected to the OTA and even SAR test by three different laboratories located in the United States, China, and Finland, so that we could check its effects on telecommunications signals.

These studies were carried out in laboratories specially equipped for OTA according to the parameters of the CTIA (Cellular Telecommunications and Internet Association). Various wireless devices were used and, for example, the interaction between two cellular devices and the signal propagation of a WIFI router were measured.

 

In the various studies carried out, it was found that there is an improvement in the antenna propagation pattern of mobile devices. In other words, the dominant field of SPIRO, which produces a natural magnetic ordering and balances the charges carried by artificial electromagnetic radiation, generates a positive change in the propagation pattern of telecommunication antennas.

In conclusion, these studies confirmed that SPIRO does not alter the performance of the equipment and does not block the outgoing or incoming signals of the devices, but rather modifies the way in which the signal propagates and optimizes it without altering the potency or generating anomalies in it.

The effect of SPIRO on signal propagation

In field case studies, the effect of SPIRO has also been verified in residential, commercial buildings, and even exploratory tests have been carried out in industrial areas. In all cases, it has been found that the propagation of signals from the antennas is more uniform.

This means that the SPIRO effect equalizes the signal strength in all the spaces of the same building, thus eliminating the typical phenomenon of signal concentrations that accumulate in one area and become weaker in other areas.

For example, in the case of the WIFI signal, it was observed that SPIRO even manages to generate a small increase in the range of the signal in buildings. Most notable is how the signal quality becomes more uniform in all directions. These effects were measured both in download and upload.

In conclusion, the purpose of SPIRO in the propagation of the signal is to normalize it and distribute it evenly throughout the space, so that there are no accentuated bumps with a very bad signal and other areas with very good signal peaks.

All these effects are framed, as we have previously mentioned, in the principle that the natural polarization contained in the SPIRO filters translates not only into a neutralization of the effects of electromagnetic pollution on our health and the environment, but also, it has beneficial effects on connectivity links. This confirms that the action of the SPIRO filter does not alter the operation of the devices, but rather optimizes it.

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SPIRO DISC L5 Pro: una solución poderosa para las más altas exigencias

SPIRO DISC L5 Pro: una solución poderosa para las más altas exigencias

SPIRO L5

Conforme aumentan las emisiones de radiación electromagnética, seguimos trabajando en crear soluciones más poderosas para neutralizar sus efectos nocivos. Hoy podemos expresar el logro de una fórmula reforzada de SPIRO DISC L5, el cual llamamos L5 Pro, que es el más poderoso que tenemos hasta ahora. Te contamos más sobre él.

En el mundo de hoy, con la llegada del 4G LTE Pro, con la gradual implementación de la potente 5G, el aumento en la demanda de electrodomésticos inteligentes con conectividad inalámbrica y la masificación del WI-FI, las emisiones de campos electromagnéticos se han hecho cada vez más fuertes.

Frente a esta problemática, escalamos nuestra solución SPIRO para poder manejar esos niveles de emisiones más potentes. De ahí surge nuestro disco SPIRO L5 Pro, una fórmula renovada de mayor capacidad que el original SPIRO L5, un producto insigne que, por los últimos años, se ha aplicado a zonas de altísima exposición electromagnética que en el pasado habrían sido calificadas como zonas de tipo industrial. 

Este disco no solo ha tenido aplicaciones industriales, sino que también ha sido requerido en zonas comerciales e incluso residenciales; pues esta es la solución que mejor maneja las emisiones de radiación que hoy se han visto incrementadas por todos estos aspectos inherentes a la evolución en las tecnologías y métodos de conectividad.

Los elementos diferenciadores del SPIRO DISC L5

El disco SPIRO L5 es una solución 5 veces más potente que su predecesor, el disco L4. Tiene un total de 95 filminas SPIRO y una potencia SPIRO 30. Para su creación, nuestro equipo de investigación y desarrollo ha trabajado en mediciones especializadas de las emisiones de 4G LTE Pro y las 5G y ha determinado una formulación final reforzada de 114 filminas para este disco, ahora catalogado como SPIRO L5 Pro, que alcanza una potencia SPIRO 38, lo que es 600% más potente que el disco L4. Esta es una formulación especializada para manejar las emisiones de la hiperconectividad IoT y la 5G.  

Sin duda, lo más destacable de la potencia SPIRO en los discos L5 es que el ordenamiento magnético natural de su formulación en nanoescala es lo suficientemente fuerte para promover la salud en el organismo,  ha demostrado ser capaz, por sí mismo, de estimular un funcionamiento óptimo del a comunicación entre las células, induciendo cadenas de respuestas saludables en el cuerpo y un mejoramiento significativo en el funcionamiento cardíaco, cerebral y nervioso. Entonces no es solo una solución que se aplica para filtrar emisiones semi-industriales, sino que, además es un aliado promotor de respuestas saludables en el organismo.  

Una mirada a la certificación IGEF sobre la L5 original

Para certificar la efectividad de esta solución, al igual que con el SPIRO L4, la IGEF (Internationalen Gesellschaft für Elektrosmog-Forschung – Sociedad Internacional para la Investigación de Electrosmog) realizó una serie de pruebas. Nuevamente, se reunieron 10 sujetos de ambos sexos, distintas edades y expuestos a un nivel habitual de radiación electromagnética que, además, afirmaban reaccionar con sensibilidad al electrosmog.

La investigación se centró en el efecto protector del disco SPIRO L5 contra la radiación electromagnética y, al igual que con el disco L4, se seleccionó la medición de la variabilidad del ritmo cardíaco para evaluar si el campo del disco conducía a una mejora en los sujetos de prueba y si era capaz de contribuir a un aumento en la capacidad de adaptación del sistema biológico de un individuo. 

Esta evaluación es efectiva para determinar cuando el cuerpo se encuentra en estado de estrés electromagnético, debido a que su capacidad de presentar una variabilidad del ritmo cardiaco se ve inhibida y minimizada. 

Este estudio arrojó resultados prometedores sobre el uso del SPIRO L5, que hoy sabemos con nuestra fórmula reforzada la L5 Pro resulta ser un producto altamente beneficioso para todo organismo vivo. Veamos lo más destacado de dicho estudio: Por ejemplo, en 3 de los 10 sujetos, el uso del SPIRO L5 mejoró claramente en promedio un 30% más la capacidad de regular la frecuencia cardíaca y ajustar el sistema nervioso vegetativo a diversas exposiciones. Asimismo, en 6 de los 10 individuos, dichos aspectos también mejoraron de forma significativa hasta más de un 50% incluso en casos hasta un 82% en solo 18 días. Por último, solo un sujeto de prueba mostró resultados ineficaces debido al uso de un marcapasos.

Casos de estudio: 5 sujetos con mejoras destacables

De los 10 casos estudiados por la IGEF, queremos resaltar 5 con resultados sumamente destacables entre todo el grupo. Con estos sujetos se logró determinar una clara o significativa reducción del estrés crónico causado por la radiación electromagnética de alta frecuencia:

1. Una mujer con exposición a radiación de muy alta frecuencia debido a múltiples teléfonos inalámbricos DECT en la oficina de un agente de carga. Se puso un SPIRO L5 en el escritorio de su lugar de trabajo.

Con este sujeto de prueba, el uso del SPIRO L5 durante la fase de prueba de 23 días condujo a una mejora en la variabilidad de la frecuencia cardíaca del 9,18% al 44,76%.

2. Una mujer con exposición a radiación de alta frecuencia en el apartamento debido al pulso constante de un teléfono inalámbrico DECT. El dormitorio está situado cerca de una estación de transformadores. Para este caso, se colocó el SPIRO L5 en la sala durante el día y debajo de la cama por la noche.

Esta persona usó el disco L5 durante una fase de prueba de 27 días y presentó condujo a una mejora de la variabilidad de la frecuencia cardíaca del 57,92% al 85,17%.

3. Un hombre con una exposición a radiación de alta frecuencia en su departamento y en el lugar de trabajo debido a un radar de aeropuerto y su teléfono móvil. Se situó un SPIRO L5 en el dormitorio, muy cerca de la cama, y se puso otro en el lugar de trabajo, adyacente a su escritorio.

Este sujeto usó el disco L5 durante la fase de prueba de 17 días y demostró una mejora en la variabilidad de la frecuencia cardíaca del 29,38% al 52,32%.

4. Un hombre con una exposición a radiación de alta frecuencia en su apartamento debido a un teléfono móvil, un transmisor telefónico a una distancia aproximada de 150 metros y electrosmog de baja frecuencia por un cable de alimentación subterráneo frente al edificio. El SPIRO L5 fue situado en una mesa en el centro de su departamento.

En este caso, se usó el SPIRO L5 durante una fase de prueba de 20 días y hubo una mejora en la variabilidad de la frecuencia cardíaca del 38,71% al 59,21%.

5. Una mujer con exposición extrema en el apartamento debido a un transmisor de telefonía móvil y electrosmog de baja frecuencia debido a unas viejas líneas eléctricas sin conexión a tierra. Se puso un SPIRO L5 en su sala de estar.

Este individuo usó el SPIRO L5 durante la fase de prueba de 18 días. Esto condujo a una mejora en la variabilidad de la frecuencia cardíaca del 51,08% al 82,49%.

Con todos estos resultados, la IGEF nuevamente certificó a una de nuestras soluciones no solo como una medida altamente efectiva para proteger al cuerpo humano de los efectos nocivos del electrosmog, sino también para estimular el correcto funcionamiento del organismo.

Hoy, nuestro equipo sigue trabajando para crear formulaciones cada vez más efectivas que se equiparen con los niveles de contaminación electromagnética que día a día enfrentamos y que nos permitan seguir fomentando el uso de las tecnologías de una forma más sana. El SPIRO L5 Pro es el más potente de los productos que ofrecemos hoy, y una solución efectiva para asegurar que su hogar u oficina se encuentren libres de efectos nocivos para la salud por múltiples emisiones de alta frecuencia, incluyendo las 5G. Estamos convencidos de que tendremos mucho más para mostrar a futuro, en la medida que nuevas tecnologías se sigan implementando.

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