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]

Invisible threat: testing for radon at home
In 2007, approximately two thirds of homes tested in the Madison and Dane County area returned results with high levels of radon. Radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer deaths in the US and the leading cause of lung cancer in... [Read More]

Remember: January is National Radon Action Month
Dane county residents are being urged to test their homes for radon during January, which is National Radon Action Month. Testing homes for elevated levels of radon is simple and inexpensive, while mitigation of radon problems is available through... [Read More]

January is National Radon Action Month - Test Your Home for Radon Gas
The Madison-Dane County Department of Public Health is taking the opportunity presented by National Radon Action Month to provide the public with some important and useful information about radon gas and what can be done about it. Testing is the only... [Read More]