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Radonova and Durridge partnership brings RAD7 radon and thoron detector closer to European customers

Radonova and Durridge partnership brings RAD7 radon and thoron detector closer to European customers

Press releases   •   Sep 12, 2019 10:30 CEST

Radonova Laboratories and Durridge have signed a reseller agreement where Radonova will make the Durridge RAD7 radon and thoron detector available to the European market.

The Global Leader in Radon Measurements Kicks Off Another Year in Northern Spain

The Global Leader in Radon Measurements Kicks Off Another Year in Northern Spain

Blog posts   •   Sep 06, 2019 10:10 CEST

As our global team descended on the Northern coast of Spain for our annual kick off meeting, it was a good time to reflect on what has been an outstanding last twelve months for Radonova. One key highlight was seeing how our whole team embraced the purpose of our business, to decrease the number of lung cancer fatalities caused by radon exposure.

Radonova Expands European Footprint - Thomas Chauvin Heads-Up New French Division

Radonova Expands European Footprint - Thomas Chauvin Heads-Up New French Division

News   •   Aug 22, 2019 10:05 CEST

Radonova Laboratories continues to expand and has appointed Thomas Chauvin. Thomas will be responsible for the company's sales, business development and partnerships in the French market. Thomas brings extensive industry experience to the new French operation, enabling Radonova to make inroads into the growing demand for radon measurement and analysis in France.

Accreditation guarantees accurate radon measurement

Accreditation guarantees accurate radon measurement

Blog posts   •   Aug 08, 2019 11:10 CEST

Accreditation guarantees the quality of a radon measurement, in part because the laboratory's measurement processes are regularly checked by independent organizations. The definition of an accredited radon measurement is a measurement obtained using radon detectors from a laboratory which is accredited according to ISO/IEC 17025 and follows the instructions that accompany the detectors.

Measuring radon in water – Radonova gets top marks in EU test

Measuring radon in water – Radonova gets top marks in EU test

News   •   Jul 26, 2019 08:30 CEST

Radonova Laboratories has achieved excellent results in the comparative EU test “REM 2018”. The test measures the incidence of radon in water and compares participating laboratories’ analytical results with a reference value. Radonova’s analysis had an average deviation of 3.1 per cent in relation to the reference value. Deviations up to 15 per cent are judged to be an acceptable result.  

Radonova Launches Full-Service Charcoal Radon Test Solution

Radonova Launches Full-Service Charcoal Radon Test Solution

Press releases   •   Jul 24, 2019 15:00 CEST

Radonova has released a new product, Radonova QuickScreen, to widen its portfolio of radon measurement technologies.

Radonova Leads the Way in Progressing Radon Testing Research and Innovation

Radonova Leads the Way in Progressing Radon Testing Research and Innovation

Blog posts   •   Jul 19, 2019 15:30 CEST

Radonova was honoured to be the title sponsor of the invitation-only inaugural RAPID Workshop held in Calgary on June 3/4

How many radon detectors are needed to measure a workplace?

How many radon detectors are needed to measure a workplace?

Blog posts   •   Jul 03, 2019 08:10 CEST

Since the EU's new radiation protection directive (2013/59/Euratom) came into force in 2018, it is mandatory that employers should be aware of radon levels in the workplace. The new directive has entailed new national laws in member states, which has resulted in an increasing number of workplaces measuring radon levels.

Radiation measurement: from timber to wild boar

Radiation measurement: from timber to wild boar

Blog posts   •   Jun 27, 2019 13:10 CEST

Radonova’s story begins in 1986 when a group of researchers at Uppsala University in Sweden were commissioned to measure the radioactive fallout from the Chernobyl accident in Sweden and beyond. Each year Radonova carries out a large number of radiation measurements on everything from wild game meat to timber. Our customers are authorities, private individuals and companies.

Busy Times in the Radonova Lab – Nearly 30,000 Detectors Analyzed in One Week

Busy Times in the Radonova Lab – Nearly 30,000 Detectors Analyzed in One Week

Blog posts   •   Jun 19, 2019 13:00 CEST

May always equates to a seasonal peak for Radonova. This year, the world's leading radon laboratory beat previous records for the number of detectors analyzed in one week.

British Columbia Lung Association to Provide Radonova’s Test Kits for Home, Workplace and School Radon Monitoring

British Columbia Lung Association to Provide Radonova’s Test Kits for Home, Workplace and School Radon Monitoring

Press releases   •   Jun 14, 2019 14:00 CEST

Through its partnership with Radon Environmental, the British Columbia Lung Association (BCLA) is providing Radonova’s radon detectors to consumers to offer a fast, efficient, and accurate way to find out if your home, school or workplace has potentially hazardous indoor radon levels.

Intercomparison test: Radonova receives high marks from PHE

Intercomparison test: Radonova receives high marks from PHE

Press releases   •   May 16, 2019 09:00 CEST

Radonova Laboratories has achieved outstanding results in a preliminary comparative reference test performed by Public Health England.

Introducing Radonova’s Newest Product – ROBIN

Introducing Radonova’s Newest Product – ROBIN

Blog posts   •   May 09, 2019 15:00 CEST

Earlier in the year, Radonova took the strategic decision to broaden its range of radon measurement technologies.

Short-term measurement of radon: the right choice when selling a house

Short-term measurement of radon: the right choice when selling a house

Blog posts   •   Apr 25, 2019 09:10 CEST

Radon is an issue that frequently crops up in connection with the sale of a house. When time pressures are a factor and quick decisions are needed, up-to-date and reliable measurement of radon levels in the home is often overlooked. One solution in these cases may be short-term measurement.

Radon as a health risk – WHO report

Radon as a health risk – WHO report

Blog posts   •   Apr 11, 2019 09:10 CEST

The WHO’s latest report ‘Guidelines on Housing and Health’ describes how people’s housing and health are affected by a variety of factors. The report describes radon, among other factors, as a health risk. The report draws attention to the fact that radon should be regarded as a carcinogen on a par with tobacco smoke.

The Lung Association – Ontario to Provide Radonova’s Rapidos and Radtrak2 for Home, Workplace and School Radon Testing

The Lung Association – Ontario to Provide Radonova’s Rapidos and Radtrak2 for Home, Workplace and School Radon Testing

Press releases   •   Apr 09, 2019 15:00 CEST

Through its partnership with Radon Environmental The Lung Association – Ontario is providing Radonova’s radon detectors to consumers to offer a fast, efficient, and accurate way to find out if your home, school or workplace has potentially hazardous indoor radon levels.

Radon maps don’t show radon levels in a specific building

Radon maps don’t show radon levels in a specific building

Blog posts   •   Mar 28, 2019 12:02 CET

‘Radon maps’ is a term that frequently crops up when talking about the risk of radon. A radon map provides a general picture of the areas where there is a risk of high radon levels. These maps are available at both national and regional level. The problem with radon maps is, however, that they are a very blunt tool for anyone wanting to find out about radon levels in a specific building.

Finland ahead of the rest of Europe  - Radon measurement in the workplace is commonplace

Finland ahead of the rest of Europe - Radon measurement in the workplace is commonplace

Blog posts   •   Mar 14, 2019 08:15 CET

It’s not just in school education that Finland is ahead of the rest of Europe. When it comes to measuring radon in workplaces, they are a step ahead there too. Measuring radon in Finnish workplaces has been commonplace for a number of years for Radonova’s partner Suomen radonhallinta.

Radonova introduces individual date-marking for detectors used in radon monitoring

Radonova introduces individual date-marking for detectors used in radon monitoring

News   •   Feb 28, 2019 09:10 CET

Together with Radonova´s recently launched vacuum packaging, the individual date-mark ensures that the radon monitoring and analysis work can be carried out with the utmost reliability.

Radonova Expands North American Team

Radonova Expands North American Team

Press releases   •   Feb 21, 2019 15:00 CET

Amber Szromba has joined Radonova’s North American operations as a Marketing and Administrative Coordinator.