Category: Waste Management and Radiation Control

How to Rid Your Home of Radon

You’ve probably heard that one in three homes in Utah has elevated levels of radon, and that radon is the leading cause of lung cancer in nonsmokers. And since you care about your family’s health and safety, you’ve tested your home — and your results came in above the EPA action level of 4 picocuries …

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How to Test Your Home for Radon

Jump to: Using a Test Kit Short-Term Results Two Ways to Test What Your Results Mean You can’t see radon, but it’s not hard to find out if you have a radon problem in your home. All you need to do is test for radon. Testing is easy and should only take a few minutes …

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Radon Resources

Jump to: Certified Providers Publications Documents Related Sites EPA Radon Publications The following links will take you to the EPA Radon Website. Citizens Guide to Radon (16 pp, 751 K, December 2016, EPA 402/K12/002) Home Buyer’s and Seller’s Guide to Radon (39 pp, 2 MB, March 15, 2018, EPA 402/K-13/002) Consumer’s Guide to Radon Reduction–How …

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Radon Program Media

Jump to: In The Media January is Radon Action Month Media Materials Videos In The Media The Radioactive Killer (02/03/2020) Deseret News Media Materials From Deadly Mines to Dangerous Bedrooms (01/29/2020) Deseret News Lethal and Lawless (01/29/2020) Deseret News 10 Ways to Protect Your Family From Radon (01/29/2020) Deseret News More Than Half of Homes …

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Radon News and Events Archive

Jump to: 2018 2017 2016 2015 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2018 7 Things You Didn’t Know About Lung Cancer (01/26/18)– US News and World Report Utah County groups offer radon monitors, testing kits (1/9/18)—Deseret News January Is Radon Action Month Save a Life: Test For Radon (01/08/18)—News Release 2017 May the Odds Be …

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How to Become a Radon Certified Professional in Utah

Continuing Education Classes in Utah: Combined Radon Measurement and Mitigation Course and Exam (639 KB) March 2-6, 2020 275 North 200 West Clearfield, UT 84015 Course Information Become a Radon Certified Mitigator in Utah Step 1 In order to become a Certified Radon Mitigator in Utah one must hold a contractor’s license to install a …

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Real Estate Transactions in Utah

Jump to: Buyer & Sellers Guide FAQs For Real Estate Agents How to Fix a Home New Homes Representing a Buyer Representing a Sellers Radon Educated Realtors Radon Educated Builders Breathing Easy: What Home Buyers and Sellers Should Know About Radon | EPA Video Radon Resistant New Construction (RRNC) Educated Home Builders and Inspectors Radon …

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Radon Trained Realtors

| A | B | C | E | F | G | H | N | O | P | R | S | T | W | A Adair, Joe: Adair Real Estate Inc. Adair, Guy: Diamond Adair Realty B Bachman, Rhonda: Time Real Estate and Development Burt, Norman: Time Commercial Real Estate …

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State Qualifications for Radon Mitigation Professionals

Tips on How to Select a Professional During the 2009 General Legislative Session, Senate Bill 163 was passed and signed by Governor Huntsman (effective May 12, 2009). This bill provides that electrical and plumbing work done within a six month period on a building project with a value of less than $3,000 must be done by …

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Radon Data Requests

We frequently receive requests for access to radon test kit data for research or other informational purposes. To help facilitate these requests, two public radon data queries are available through the Utah Environmental Public Health Tracking website at the Utah Department of Health: Utah Environmental Public Health Tracking These queries display Average completed radon test …

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Radon Educated Home Builders and Inspectors

Jump to: Builders Inspectors Installation of Radon Control Systems During New Home Construction The Division offers a free continuing education core credit course entitled, “Radon Resistant New Construction” to Utah home builders and inspectors. To sign up for the course, contact Radon Instructor Eleanor Divver (801) 536-0091. The Division recognizes the home builders and building …

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Radon Techniques for New Home Construction

Jump to: What is Radon? Health Effects of Radon Incidence in U.S. and Utah Impact of Foundation Type Is Sealing Enough? Passive Radon Systems Active Radon Systems Additional Benefits of Radon Systems Soil Testing Lots Treating Slabs and Basements Improving Efficiency by Caulking and Sealing Treating Crawl Spaces Treating Combination Slab and Crawl Space Installing …

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Where to Purchase Radon Test Kits

Salt Lake County Utah County Utah County Health Department (2 locations) 151 South University Avenue Provo, UT 84601 Phone number: (801) 851-7000 Price of kit: $10.00 599 South 500 East American Fork, UT 84003 Phone number: (801) 851-7331 Price of kit: $10.00 Summit County Summit County Health Department 650 Round Valley Drive Park City, UT …

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Programa De Radón

Calidad del aire interior El Radón y Mi Casa: ¿Qué necesito saber? Para más información, llame al: (800) 767-7236 (888) 424-2100 (801) 581-6365 Preguntas? Ayda Posso, Green and Healthy Homes: (385) 315-0049 | (385) 468-4858 Guadalupe E. Tovar, Huntsman Cancer Institute:  (801) 585-9559

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2016 National Radon Poster Contest Entrants

October 23 – November 1, 2015 4th – 6th Grade: 001—016, 021—031 7th – 9th Grade: 017—020, 032—055 10th-12th Grade: 056—058 (Select images to enlarge) 001 002 003 004 005 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 026 027 028 029 030 031 …

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