Guide for radon measurements in residential dwellings (homes): H128-1/08-543-2E-PDF

“This document is intended for persons and organizations carrying out radon testing in residential homes. The purpose of the testing is to evaluate radon levels in order to determine the need for remedial action to protect the occupants. The scope of this document is limited to guidance regarding types of measurement devices, device placement, measurement duration, and the interpretation of measurements. There is also brief mention of some preventive measures now available for new home construction"--Introd., p. 3.

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Title Guide for radon measurements in residential dwellings (homes)
Publication Type Monograph
Language [English]
Other Language Editions [French]
Format Electronic
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Note Issued also in French under title: Guide sur les mesures du radon dans les maisons. "Publication date: May 2017"--Verso of cover.
Date 2017.
Number of Pages 22 p. :
ISBN 978-0-660-08158-8
Catalogue Number
  • H128-1/08-543-2E-PDF
Departmental Catalogue Number 170006
Subject Terms Housing, Radioactive materials, Measurement