Note: Although it is true that cell phones emit low frequency magnetic fields that can be measured in milliGauss, they also emit high frequency microwave radiation which is what all the concern (and publicity) is about, and which the products below are designed to shield. Many clients have contacted us seeking a shield for BOTH magnetic fields and microwaves for their phone. Such a shield does not currently exist. To reduce your exposure to BOTH types of radiation, use an airtube headset and keep the phone itself at a distance.
What does the number of bars displayed on the phone really mean. Not much at all. Read more here.
Cell phone, mobile phones, and cordless phones produce both magnetic fields and radiowaves (microwaves). Most cell phone shielding devices are designed to reduce the radiowaves. But you can test for either, if you wish.
The tricky part about measuring the radiation from a cell phone is that the emission strength varies widely over time. There will be strong bursts of varying intensity, followed by quiet periods. This makes it hard to compare "apples to apples". Also, because you are measuring up close to the source, you must use a near field meter AND you must maintain the position of the meter very precisely.
First, you must have a proper meter. To check for magnetic field emissions, an AC Gaussmeter will work. Most AC gaussmeters will have an internal probe. Simply position the gaussmeter on the phone. Note carefully where the meter is positioned. Make a call and watch the readings. Notice the highest and lowest readings, and make a mental note of the "average" reading. Now, insert the magnetic shield, and repeat.
To check for radiowave emissions, use an RF meter with Near Field antenna. Again, position the antenna loop on the phone (because the entire antenna stem has some sensitivity, it is best to position the entire antenna over the area that will be shielded). Note carefully where the loop is positioned. Make a call and watch the readings. Notice the highest and lowest readings, and make a mental note of the "average" reading. Now, insert the shield, and repeat.
In general, you will not be able to completely kill a cell phone signal, unless you use extraordinary measures to attenuate the signal. With a good connection, you will need an enclosure which provides a million-to-one reduction or better to prevent the phone from connecting.
"Minimizes Radiation to the Head Area"
If you read the fine print that comes with your cell phone, you will see that even the manufacturer warns NOT to put the phone up to your head. Radiation levels near the phone can be quite high. Using a headset to increase the distance from the phone to your head dramatically reduces your radiation exposure.
Using an AIR TUBE headset has these additional advantages:
Simple ear-bud style with soft rubber cushions give good fit and excellent sound quality. Long 39 inch cord with built-in microphone. Works with most phone models. Better than speaker phone mode as you can enjoy more privacy and put the phone down.
Great for home or work, listening to music, games, and of course… phone calls! Patented. Check which plug style you need:
Important! iPhone 7 and later require an adapter (one was supplied with the phone when you bought it) to be able to use an air tube headset.
"Adds Length to Your 3.5 mm Headset Cord"
When you need to get further from your headset, this extension does the trick. Three feet long, white, and very light weight. Has standard iPhone 3.5 mm, 3 band plug and socket. Simply plug one end into your iPhone, and plug your headset into the other end. You can daisy chain up to 4 extensions to get a total length of 12 feet if you need it! Available in black or white.
Conquer Many Tasks While Talking On Your Phone!
Stereo Hands-Free Headset with a gold plated 3.5mm, 3 band plug. Sporty lightweight design, this headset provides clear stereo sound quality comfortably to your ears. The convenient microphone allows you to make and receive calls at the touch of a button. Compatible with all universal 3.5mm headphone jacks. Can be used with Ferrite Snap Bead to further reduce RF exposure.
(Note that this also works with XBOX ONE and PS4)
"Over the Head Headset for Easy Hands-Free Conversation"
Ideal for hands-free communication. Dramatically reduces microwave exposure by keeping the phone away from your head! Comfort-fit adjustable headband design. Reversible to use with either ear. Also features an adjustable boom microphone for optimum voice output and a four-foot cord. Can also be used with your tape or CD player, etc. Very comfortable, especially for long term wear. Better hold. Quicker to put on than ear bud style headsets. Add a ferrite bead for added protection.
"Comfortable, Traditional, Functional Safety"
Tame the radiation! We know how much you love your iPhone. Now enjoy it without radiating your head. Stylish black handset plugs into iPhone 4, 4S, 5, 6 providing clear sound without bending your neck. Allows you to keep the phone at a distance from your body, reducing radiation by 95% or more. Less echo than some hands free sets, it also offers an answer key and volume control. 3.5mm plug. 4-foot coiled cord. Great for home, office, or travel. Makes a great gift too!
"Adds Length to Your 3.5mm Headset Cord"
When you need to get further from your headset, this extension does the trick. Three feet long, white, and very light weight. Has standard iPhone 3.5 mm, 3 band plug and socket. Simply plug one end into your iPhone, and plug your headset into the other end. You can daisy chain up to 4 extensions to get a total length of 12 feet if you need it!
"Reduce RF Noise in Wiring"
Most cellphone shielding products are designed to reduce radiation to the user while still allowing the phone to function. This means that some radiation can still get to the phone… and some radiation can still get out of the phone! But sometimes you need to completely kill the signal. The RF Kill Box is a full-metal shielding jacket with very high shielding performance.
You probably know that different phones have differing signal quality… depending on your carrier, your location, and your phone model. A strong signal is harder to kill. In our tests, 99% of the phones we tested would not function when in the Kill Box under any circumstances.
The metal slip on cover is quick and easy to use and provides a good seal. Inside diameter is 95mm (3 3/4”) and the height is 170 mm (6 5/8”). Large enough to hold most phones, but check your dimensions.
Who wants to make his own shielded passport or credit card sleeve? Or line a purse, wallet, cellphone case or backpack? Add a shielding liner to a pocket? Wrap a wifi node to block radiation output? Repair a fencing lame? Shield a part of a circuit board? Make an RF gasket? Shield your homeopathy bottles? Attach a ground cord to a fabric? There are hundreds of uses for this versatile shielding patch. A peel-off paper backing reveals a super strong conductive adhesive that keeps the patch where you put it. Easily cut to any shape with ordinary scissors, this metalized fabric is conductive on both sides, completely flexible with no stretch, and solid black in color. 40-50 dB from 10 MHz to 10 GHz. You get two pieces, each 5.5x8 inches. Not intended to adhere directly to skin. Do not machine wash.
Need a larger piece? Perhaps you have an iPad or very large phone? Want to add a shielding liner to a purse, pouch, pocket, or backpack? BlackOut Patch XL is a whopping 8x10 inches. Hundreds of uses. Same excellent shielding material used in the standard size above. You get two pieces for $14.95.
Light Duty Economy Magnetic Shielding
Mobile phones produce magnetic fields as well as the radiofrequency signal. Some customers have reported to us that they suspect it is the magnetic field which causes the burning sensation in their hand when they hold a phone. PaperSHIELD is the perfect solution!
Only 0.010 inch thick, PaperSHIELD is flexible and can be easily cut with a scissors and shaped by hand into simple or very complex shapes. High saturation and moderate permeability make this ideal for shielding weak magnets, or stronger magnets with many layers of shielding. This material is particularly suited for achieving precise levels of partial shielding as you can add exactly the right number of layers to achieve the desired result. White paper on one side can be imprinted (by you). Peel and stick adhesive on the other side permits easy and semi-permanent mounting almost anywhere. Magnets will stick to it nicely.
Bonus application! In addition to shielding magnetic fields, PaperSHIELD is also quite good at shielding radiowaves (cellphone, wifi, etc). And because of the adhesive backing, it can be adhered to almost any surface you need such as the inside or back of your cellphone case. (Use a near field meter to test RF shielding performance.) Note that it is not transparent, so it can't be used on the touch screen side. Cover the cut edges with sturdy tape as they can be sharp. 36 inches wide. Made in USA.
"Reflects up to 99% of Microwave Radiation Away from Your Body"
So you are careful about NOT putting your radiation emitting mobile near your head. That’s good. But think about this: what body parts get the radiation when you put the thing on your pocket, bra, hat, purse, holster or elsewhere on your body? Now your vital and sometimes private organs are basically in contact with the source of the microwaves, getting the largest dose possible. Pocket Sticker is a high performance shielding patch that you stick onto your clothing which reflects that radiation away from your body.
Simply invert the pocket, trim that patch to size if needed, peel and stick into place. Nothing to remember and nothing to lose. Just make sure the patch is positioned between you and the phone. Laboratory tested, the Pocket Sticker deflects up to 99% of cell phone radiation away from the body.
Can be used in jacket, shirt or pants pockets, holsters, bras, purses and other places where you keep your phone.
Each package contains 3 patches. Get enough for your wardrobe. Makes a great gift too!
Sign is an outdoor-grade, high-density .055-gauge polyethylene. Fully resistant to cracking, breaking or weathering. Measures a full 10" X 14" for easy visibility. Very official looking.
"Dual-Pouch Shielded Bag"
Mobile Phone Pod is a handsome pouch for your mobile phone. Like others, it protects your phone from bumps and scratches. Unlike others, it comes with two distinct shielded compartments:
One compartment is RF shielded on all sides. The other is shielded on one side.
Let’s say you are in class, or at the movies, and you don’t want your phone to ring. Slip it into the fully shielded slot. In this position, RF signals in or out will be reduced almost to zero, which is enough to stop the phone from ringing in most circumstances unless you have an especially good connection. You can also store chipped cards (like credit cards) in here to prevent unintentional reading.
In other circumstances, you may want the phone to be ready to receive calls or text messages… but you don’t want the radiation. Place the phone in the slot with one side shielded. As long as the shield is between your body and the phone, the phone can still work and you get less radiation. Perfect in your pocket or purse.
Simple fold-over top with Velcro closure. Compartment measures a generous 10 x 15cm (4x6 inches) which will easily fit most phones and iPods. Durable black or white leather-like finish.
"Smaller and More Delicate than the Pod"
The inside of the Phone Purse is just like the Mobile Phone Pod, but with a more stylish and smaller look. The outer cover is a soft fabric with Velcro flap. The two inner compartments are the same configuration as the Mobile Phone Pod. You can do all the same things with either style. Gray color.
"Genuine Leather Holster Design With Belt Clip"
A phone on your belt still irradiates the abdomen. This well-made black leather holster has a very effective radiation shield built-in to the back layer.
Durable flap opens at the top and seals securely with magnet. Swivel belt clip can hold the unit vertically or horizontally. Also useful in your pocket or purse. Protects the phone too! Very stylish. Fits Blackberry 8300, Motorola Razr, and similar.
"With Shielding and Belt Clip"
What a simple and universal way to carry your cell phone and reduce your exposure to harmful wireless radiation!
Powerful shielding material lines the back of the holster and reflects up to 99% of cell phone radiation away from your body. It uses well established science– inside each holster is a layer of metalized high tech fabric that forms a barrier to EMF radiation. Just attach the holster to your belt and slip in your phone. The shield doesn’t alter the behavior of your phone, nor cause increased drain of your phone’s battery. The shielding simply blocks the radiation that would have otherwise been absorbed by your body and reflects it away. Lifetime mfr wty.
"Blocks The Microwave Signals Directed Toward Your Head And Body Without Affecting The Signal To The Cell Tower."
"Security Grade RF Shielded Pouch"
When it absolutely, positively has to be shielded! Evidence Bag is a double-layer, Nickel and Copper metalized fabric, shielded pouch made to industrial specifications for forensic quality shielding. Field tests have shown 99.99% RF signal attenuation.
Prevents most phones from receiving or making calls and protects the contents from RF radiation. Plain styling so it doesn't attract attention. Double fold-over and Velcro-sealed opening is completely reusable and perfect for storing:
Great for travelling, shopping, or long term storage. Maintains shielding performance for hundreds of captures. Accommodate flat objects up to 7.5 x 5 inches or smaller thick ones.
Prevents The Passage Of Electric Charge, Microwaves, And Moisture In Or Out!
EMP Faraday Bags are designed to protect against damaging EMP current, static discharge, microwave transmission, RFID snooping and moisture damage. Protect your sensitive electronics (laptops, cellphones, iPads etc), precious memories (flash drives, floppy disks, tape recordings, etc) homeopathic remedies and medications, passports, credit cards and other devices from damage and spying. Could make all the difference if there is an EMP event or solar flare. Opening can be heat sealed with a hot iron for security reasons or long term storage. Manufacturer recommends that you “nest” items inside multiple layers of protection (double bagging) for best results.
The Small 6x8" bag is perfect for your cell phones, ipods, MP3, thumbdrives, GPS and smaller cameras. Large 16x18” bag is perfect for your laptop, gaming systems, radios and extra accessories.
Features an outstanding 38-pound puncture resistance. The multiple layer construction provides full protection against ESD, EMI/RFI and tribocharging. Because its moisture barrier performance exceeds foil laminates for low Moisture Vapor Transmission Rate (MVTR), particularly after flexing, whatever you place in the bag and seal properly is going to stay dry also! Does not provide magnetic shielding.
Meets the military specification MIL-B-81705-Rev-C*
"Versatile Shield for Both RF and Magnetic Fields"
Homeopathic remedies, credit cards and passports with chips, and electronic equipment can all be compromised by exposure to electromagnetic fields. The EMP Can™ is a great air-tight way to store these items and protect them from outside EMF influences including low grade EMP. Shields both radiofrequency and magnetic fields by 95% or more. All metal construction, nice wide mouth and quick-close latch keep contents secure.
In addition, you can put a radiation source (such as a mobile phone or magnet) inside the EMP Can to contain the field.
3.6" wide x 6.5" high
"Clearly Gets the Idea Across"
Want to let people know that cellphones cannot be used in certain areas without an embarrassing confrontation? These decals are suitable for putting up in schools, restaurants, theaters, stores, taxicabs, busses, trains, hospitals, offices, homes or any other place that's appropriate for a cellphone-free zone. High quality decals measure 3½" by 3½". Nice strong adhesive, simply peel and stick.
Create A Radiation Shadow Where You Need It
So what do you do when you need a wireless radiation emitting device but you want to limit the exposure to the people? Perhaps you use a wireless baby monitor, have a cordless phone base station, or you sleep with your cell phone on your nightstand. Maybe there is a wifi router right next to you at work or school. RadiaFence is the answer. It’s a free-standing, semi-transparent microwave barrier that you can put almost anywhere you need. It blocks most of the radiation emitted in one direction by “casting a shadow” (typically 70-90% reduction), while still allowing the wireless device to work. Like sitting in the shade on a sunny day. Portable, inexpensive, attractive. And it couldn’t be easier to use. If you like, you can add a decorative photo or warning sign to change the appearance. Available in 5 styles. Pick the sizes which meet your needs. Style may differ from images.
“Third Hand” Keeps Radiation Away From Your Body While Driving
So you decided you are going to use your cell phone in your car, despite all the warnings. But you have the good sense to keep it away from your head and body! This handy mount can securely hold your phone, iPod, MP3 player or GPS unit with confidence as your drive. Allows easy access and a clear view. Can be used by anyone in the car: driver, passenger, or even in the back seat. Plugs securely into a cup holder and is fully adjustable to any position. Cradle adjusts and can securely accommodate devices up 3.5 inches wide. Completely hands free. Can also be used on boats, recliners or anywhere a cup holder is waiting. You can even do his’n’hers!
"Get the message out!"
Nice quality vinyl bumper sticker is a not-so-gentle reminder to fellow motorists of the one of the many dangers of cellphone use: distraction! If you ever get the chance, you can also explain the other hazards as well: reaction time, increased permeability of the blood-brain barrier, and possibly brain tumors. Good for cars, trucks, bikes, skates and just about any other moving vehicle.
"High Visibility Hazard Warning Signage"
Sturdy Aluminum signs get your message across, indoors or out. Warn chldren, visitors, or neighbors. Economical enough top use as a protest. Yellow and black on white background for easy recognition. These are the same signs used by the authorities.
CAUTION Sign is 9 x12 x.032 inch thick
Smart and Subtle
Protect your brain from RF (radio-frequency) pollution with this handsome baseball style hat. Specially designed to shield the head from frequencies from below AM through microwave, including cellular phone frequencies. Lined with sophisticated Staticot fabric woven from ployester/cotton with an ultrathin stainless steel fibers excellent radiation protection. This gives this unique fabric a truly comfortable, natural feel and the durability and washability of cotton, but with exceptional reflective characteristics.
Research links RF radiation with behavioral and cellular disturbances. Many people can actually sense the differences in the levels of "mind noise" from RF radiation. Provide your brain a quiet place without interference to your mental processes from RF radiation. Washable, Tan color. Adjustment strap means one size fits all. Union made in USA.
Using 99.9% Pure Silver and Comfortable Stretch
The perfect way to shield your ears. Comfortable enough to sleep in, and stylish enough to wear in public. High shielding performance silver stretch fabric gives excellent radiofrequency and microwave shielding. Made of double thickness 2" wide 71% polyamide + 29% elastomer fiber. Ideal for cellphone shielding or any other activity when you need to shield your ears and forehead. Thin enough to fit under a hat or helmet. Durable and unwrinkleable, washable too (no bleach). Silver provides anti-bacterial properties and suppresses odor. Folds small for easy transport. Pretty Silver color.
The Finger Faraday Cage!
For those of you who experience (or want to prevent) ES symptoms in your hands when using a computer keyboard, laptop, cell phone or other electronic devices, these gloves form a conductive enclosure and effectively shield radiowaves and electric fields. Soft, light weight, with ribbed cuff, and offering good tactile sensitivity. Polyester fiber is twisted with pure Silver fibers, then knit into a stretchy glove shape in basic gray color. Each glove has a 1.7 mm snap for a ground cord. Fully hand washable and tested for 50 cycles with no appreciable loss of conductivity. All fibers are conductive, achieving resistivity of less than 10 Ohm/sq. These gloves are also used in industry for static control when working with delicate static sensitive components and can even be used for TENS applications. Grounding is not necessary for Faraday Cage shielding effect, but is necessary for static control. Also useful on touch screens like an iGlove. We do not have the ground cord which fits this snap on these gloves. Shielded Gloves:
Lots more Shielded Garments available here:
A Great Solution for Your Home/Office Phone!
A full featured desktop or wall mount corded telephone (no microwaves) combined with a special ultra low EMF headset. You get all the benefits of a normal telephone without putting yourself close to the strong magnetic fields associated with the handset, speakerphone, or phone base. The special headset cord is about 3 feet long and uses a plastic tube to carry the sound to your ear. Absolutely no electronics, wires or magnets are near your ear. Cord provides distance from telephone base and traditional handset, convenient mobility, and can be extended up to 15 feet with option extension cord, sold separately (see below). Tested and approved by Less EMF Inc., dramatic field reduction when the headset is used. Although pictured as white, our current stock is a black phone.
No special wiring or installation is required. Phone includes volume control, speed dial, redial, speakerphone and hold features. Now with caller ID feature as well! Does NOT have answering machine. Phone can also be used in normal fashion by those not affected by EMF. Color is black, phone color and styles may vary. The phone itself does not have any special shielding nor EMF reduction technology. The whole benefit is that it has the jack for the special air tube headset.
Prefer a 2 line phone?
AT&T makes a nice 2 line corded phone with headset jack. Includes Caller ID/Call Waiting and speakerphone.
Order the "Extra/Replacement" 2.5 mm Air Tube Headset above, plus order the 2-line phone here
Note: the 2-line phone does not come with a headset. You must order it separately.
Get your message out with imprinted "No Cell Phone" T-Shirts, Coffee Mugs, Key Chains, Posters, Bumper Stickers and more. Many customizable styles, sizes, colors and other options to choose from. Even design your own! Click images below to order directly.
Copyright 1996-2018, Less EMF Inc.