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

Radon testing

The best time to test for radon in your home is during winter when windows and doors are closed, advised The Partnership for a Healthy Community, which includes the Woodford, Tazewell and Peoria City/County health departments. Radon is a radioactive...[Read More]

Date Published: 01/17/2020

Granite dealers knock down radon reports

Reports of granite countertops emitting radon and hazardous radiation have swept the Internet since a New York Times article in July, but state health officials and local granite dealers say the low levels released by the stone pose no serious threat....[Read More]

Date Published: 09/19/2008