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[Twenty-sixth Ordinance for the Implementation of the Federal Immission Control Act (Ordinance on Electromagnetic Fields - 26. BImSchV). Status: Recast by Announcement from 14.8.2013 I 3266] guideline

Sechsundzwanzigste Verordnung zur Durchführung des Bundes-Immissionsschutzgesetzes (Verordnung über elektromagnetische Felder - 26. BImSchV). Stand: Neugefasst durch Bek. v. 14.8.2013 I 3266



The ordinance shall apply to the erection and operation of high frequency installations, low frequency installations and direct current installations. It contains requirements for the protection of the public and the neighbourhood from harmful environmental effects and for precautions against harmful environmental effects due to electric, magnetic and electromagnetic fields. The ordinance does not consider the effects of electric, magnetic and electromagnetic fields on electric or electronic implants.

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