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 a dangerous and undetectable gas

Officials with the Maryland Department of Environment are currently conducting a push to make people aware that they can test for radon and mitigate the problem. The MDE's effort began in January, which is National Radon Action Month. Radon is a...[Read More]

Date Published: 02/04/2020

Radon Poses Hidden Dangers

Most people know the importance of having a working smoke detector and many might have a carbon monoxide detector. But there could be another silent killer lurking that's much more likely to strike than fires and carbon monoxide. Radon -- a...[Read More]

Date Published: 05/01/2007