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Basic Radon Facts

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The below fact sheet, updated July 2016, contains basic radon facts, including:

  • radon in general
  • radon health risks
  • radon testing
  • fixing radon problems
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  • Basic Radon Facts (PDF)(2 pp, 145 K, July 2016, EPA 402/F-16/002)
    General information, test for radon, how to get a test kit