Search results for keyword "Radon" (13 hits)

Articles

  • If radon levels of over 100 Bq/m3 have been measured in your residence, radon mitigation measures should be implemented in order to reduce these levels. Radon levels should be as low as reasonably achievable and always under 200 Bq/m3…

  • The Norwegian Radiation Protection Authority (NRPA) recommends that radon measurements should be performed in all residential dwellings. The Radiation Protection Regulations stipulates limits for the levels of radiation permitted in residential prope…

  • Radon down to low levels poses a risk for lung cancer. Remedial measures and radon prevention in new building should be promoted to bring the radon level indoors as low as reasonably achievable according to new recommendations from the Nordic radiati…

  • Facts about radon

    (07.02.2014)

    Radon is a radioactive inert gas that is formed when uranium decays. Norway is among the countries in the world where indoor radon reaches its highest concentrations.

News

  • “Reducing the average concentration of radon in European countries”: a common objective shared by National Authorities which met in Montrouge (France) under the initiative of the French Nuclear Safety Authority (ASN) and the Norwegian…

  • Norwegian Radiation Protection Authority (NRPA) and Institute for Radiological Protection and Nuclear Safety (IRSN, France) are organizing an international radon conference «Radon & Society – from knowledge to action» 11th and 1…

  • Radon down to low levels poses a risk for lung cancer. Remedial measures and radon prevention in new building should be promoted to bring the radon level indoors as low as reasonably achievable according to new recommendations from the Nordic radiati…

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