Radon News

Clark County giving away tests to detect radon levels in homes
David Garrett did not know what radon was until a friend at the health department suggested that he pick up a free radon testing kit. "I hung it up right away," the Springfield Twp. resident said, adding that he was shocked when he received the... [Read More]

Radioactive radon gas pervades WNC
Radon is a naturally occurring radioactive gas that seeps from degrading uranium in bedrock, soil and water. It enters our homes through basements and crawl spaces and accumulates. The only way to know whether or not you have radon in your home is to... [Read More]

Radon courses offered for residents, home inspectors in Asheville
North Carolina Radon Program is offering two radon training courses in Asheville this month for people such as home inspectors who are seeking radon proficiency certification. The "Radon Measurement Training" course will be offered June 26-28, and... [Read More]

Fletcher Relay aims to raise $90,000
One participant in the Fletcher relay said she got involved to raise awareness about the dangers of radon. She noted that the area has very high levels of radon, and not many people are aware of its dangers or that it... [Read More]