Livingston County Department of Health offers free radon testing kits

According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Livingston County is one of many counties in New York State considered to have a high potential for high radon levels. Radon is a cancer-causing radioactive gas that you cannot see, smell, or...[Read More]

Date Published: 11/02/2020

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

Livingston County public health encourages radon testing of homes

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and local health officials are raising awareness about the risks of radon and teaching how to test homes. Radon is a cancer-causing radioactive gas produced in the soil and moves upward to enter your home...[Read More]

Date Published: 02/01/2020

Public health officials issue advice on radon

Did you know that radon is a naturally occurring, radioactive gas? Radon has no smell, taste, or color. It forms from the breakdown of uranium in soil, rock, and water and circulates into the air you breathe. When radon is formed under homes and...[Read More]

Date Published: 02/24/2020