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

Monongalia County Health Department to test for dangerous radon gas at childcare centers

The Monongalia County Health Department (MCHD) has received $18,600 from the Environmental Protection Agency to test for the deadly gas radon in childcare centers. Radon is an odorless, tasteless and colorless gas that causes lung cancer in the long...[Read More]

Date Published: 01/23/2020

Radon kit supplies nearly exhausted

Free radon test kits are no longer available from ALAPA, the test kits are available for reasonable prices at hardware stores and at many department stores. However, only test kits from laboratories certified by the Pennsylvania Department of...[Read More]

Date Published: 10/17/2008