Radon control options for new construction in low-rise residential buildings.: P29-149-011-2019E-PDF

"A recent Health Canada study in 2011 showed that there are no areas of Canada that are radon free. The level of radon in a completed home cannot be predicted; hence all homeowners need to test their homes for radon, ideally by conducting a long-term test during the first heating season after completion of the home"--Introduction, page iii.

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Publication information
Department/Agency Standards Council of Canada.
Canadian General Standards Board.
Title Radon control options for new construction in low-rise residential buildings.
Series title National standard of Canada ; CAN/CGSB-149.11-2019
Publication type Series - View Master Record
Language [English]
Other language editions [French]
Format Electronic
Electronic document
Note(s) "Published December 2019."
"Experience and excellence"--Cover.
Issued also in French under title: Mesures d'atténuation du radon dans les maisons et petits bâtiments neufs.
Includes bibliographical references.
Publishing information Gatineau (Quebec) Canada : Canadian General Standards Board : Standards Council of Canada, 2019.
Description 1 online resource (iii, 78 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Catalogue number
  • P29-149-011-2019E-PDF
Departmental catalogue number ICS 91.040.30
Subject terms Dwellings -- Design and construction -- Standards -- Canada.
Radon mitigation -- Standards -- Canada.
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