Category: Waste Management and Radiation Control

Waste Management and Radiation Control Board Meetings

Agendas and electronic packets for all upcoming Board meetings are posted approximately 24 hours in advance of the meeting. All agendas are also posted on the Utah Public Notice Website which requires all public bodies to post notices for a public meeting. Scheduled Meetings The Board meets on the second Thursday of each month at …

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Waste Management and Radiation Control Board

Rulemaking Actions Mission The Utah Waste Management and Radiation Control Board enacts policy and rules pertaining to solid waste, hazardous waste, used oil, and underground storage tanks to protect human health and the environment. The Division of Waste Management and Radiation Control  and the Division of Environmental Response and Remediation  support the Board in this …

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Waste Management and Radiation Control Board Members

  Richard B. Codell 4 Quiet Wood Lane Sandy, UT 84092 Phone: (801) 572-5592 Consultant Political Party: N/A Experienced in Public Health First Appointed: 10/21/2015 Term Ends: 09/30/2023 Representative from Uranium Milling Industry Danielle Endres 255 South Central Campus Drive, LNCO24 Salt Lake City, UT 84112 Phone: (801) 585-7308 Professor, U of U Political Party: …

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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 Documents Maps Publications 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 …

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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 Radon Measurement Future dates to be determined. Radon Mitigation Future dates to be determined. 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 radon mitigation system. Several contractor license …

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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 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 C Cazier, Kim: Time Real Estate Clark, Jeffrey: Time Real Estate and Development D n/a E Eppich, Sheldon: Nelson Homes F Favero, Trina: Realtypath Roy Ferrari, Nick: Uath Real …

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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

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 inspectors who have completed …

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Radon Techniques for New Home Construction

Jump to: 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 Treating Crawl Spaces Treating Combination Slab and Crawl Space Installing Radon Vent Pipe System Labeling Becoming a Qualified Radon Service Provider Radon: A Guide for Installing Affordable Radon …

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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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