Category: Radon

Newborn Radon Program

Congratulations on the Birth of your new Child! Now is the time to take an important step and test your home for RADON to ensure that your child grows up in a healthy home environment. The only way to know if your home has elevated RADON levels is to test today. Sign up for your …

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2020 National Radon Poster Contest Entrants

November 5 – State Voting begins November 12 – State Voting ends November 25 – Winners announced January – Winners will meet with Governor during National Radon Action Month (Select images to enlarge) Grades 4-6: Grades 7-8: Grades 9-12:

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Radon Test Kits

Utah Environmental Quality Offering 100 Free Radon Kits

To request a kit, visit radon.utah.gov and click on the link for a free test. DEQ provides radon test kits for $9. Testing your home for radon is easy. Winter is the perfect time to test your home for radon because all of your doors and windows are closed. Testing is the only way to …

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Radon in Utah Homes: What You Don’t Know CAN Hurt You

By Jan Poulsen, Guest Blogger DEQ invites guest bloggers to share their thoughts on issues that impact our environment. We appreciate their insights and the opportunity to broaden the conversation with others in the community. My name is Jan Poulsen, and I am a lung cancer survivor. I want to share my story in the …

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Drinking Water Monitoring and Reporting Program

Water may be contaminated by a variety of substances. To protect public health, Maximum Contaminant Levels (MCLs) have been established. The concentration of a particular contaminant in drinking water must not exceed it’s MCL. To assure that water served to the public is routinely checked for bacteriologic, chemical, and radiologic quality, a Monitoring and Reporting …

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Is there a “Phil” in your life?

May the Odds Be Ever in Your Favor: Test Your Home for Radon Today

By Eleanor Divver You’ve probably heard about radon in the news, or maybe from a friend or neighbor. You may know that radon is a radioactive, cancer-causing gas. You may even know that it is the number-one cause of lung cancer among non-smokers. (You undoubtedly know that NASA didn’t bring it back from the moon, …

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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 Publications Documents Related Sites EPA Radon Publications The following links will take you to the EPA Radon Website. Buyers and Sellers Guide | English | Spanish Citizens Guide | English | Spanish Consumers Guide Mitigation Standards Certified Providers The following links will take you to the EPA Radon Certified Providers Website. …

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Radon Program Media

In The Media News Release January 7, 2019: Governor Herbert Declares January National Radon Month (30 KB) A message to physicians: Do you ask your patients if they’ve tested their homes for radon? Fox 13 Interview: How to protect your family from this dangerous, cancer causing gas (March 2, 2017) Studio 5 Interview: What You Don’t Know …

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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

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 classifications can do this within the scope of their license – if they have the required radon mitigation certification. Those classifications …

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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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