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About Radon

  • Radon gas comes from Uranium deposits in soil under and in around your home.
  • Radon is a Class A Carcinogen. Exposure to high radon levels can cause lung cancer. Radon gas is the second leading cause of cancer in the United States.
  • Radon kills 21,000 people per year in the United States.
  • You cannot see, smell or taste radon gas.
  • Nearly one in fifteen homes in the US is estimated to have elevated levels of radon.
  • The Environment Protection Agency (EPA) states that radon is a dangerous threat to our health.
  • The EPA has set 4.0 pCi/L as the upper limit for radon. You may want to stay below 4.0 for good reason. Some people are even concerned with levels of 4.0