Radon presentation set in Kane County

The Kane County Healthy Places Coalition will hold a presentation on radon in the home at 2 p.m. Jan. 22 at the University of Illinois Extension Center. Radon is found throughout the United States and can vary widely from one home to another, event...[Read More]

Date Published: 01/17/2020

Radon Awareness Month encourages home testing

January is National Radon Action Month, a time dedicated to reminding homeowners to test for the cancer-causing gas before long term damage sets in. "It's a radioactive gas," said environmental inspector Sheila Jascemskas. "You can't smell it, taste it...[Read More]

Date Published: 01/13/2020

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]

Date Published: 09/27/2007

Winnebago Co. offering discounted radon testing kits during January

Officials in Winnebago County are helping you test radon levels in your home. During the month of January, which is National Radon Action Month, kits are available at the Winnebago County Health Department for $5 until the end of the month. Radon is a...[Read More]

Date Published: 01/11/2020

Get Radon On Your Radar

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Date Published: 12/08/2008