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Expert Interview with Weston Jacques, Executive Director of Evict Radon

Expert Interview with Weston Jacques, Executive Director of Evict Radon

Press releases   •   Oct 31, 2019 15:00 CET

In this Expert Interview we talk to Weston Jacques, Executive Director of Evict Radon – a new non-profit organization dedicated to radon awareness and testing across Canada via a University of Calgary research study. During our conversation, Weston discusses the evolution of the Evict Radon campaign and how it is expanding this year…

Odd Magne Solheim Appointed for Radonova's Norway Expansion

Odd Magne Solheim Appointed for Radonova's Norway Expansion

Press releases   •   Sep 26, 2019 10:30 CEST

The investment in Norway is part of Radonova's wider plans to enhance its international presence as many regions across the world become increasingly affected by stringent requirements for measuring radon in homes and workplaces.

Radonova Signs Danish Partner Agreement with RadonHuset

Radonova Signs Danish Partner Agreement with RadonHuset

Press releases   •   Sep 19, 2019 10:00 CEST

Radonova Laboratories has signed a partnership agreement with Denmark's leading radon measurement company, RadonHuset, which will enable Radonova to deliver radon detectors to RadonHuset's customers.

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.

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Take Action on Radon and Radonova Collaborate on 100 Radon Test Kit Challenge

Take Action on Radon and Radonova Collaborate on 100 Radon Test Kit Challenge

News   •   Oct 18, 2019 15:30 CEST

Radonova is partnering with Take Action on Radon to supply Radtrak² radon gas detectors for the 100 Radon Test Kit Challenge.

Expert Interview with Dr. Aaron Goodarzi – The Global Fight Against Radon

Expert Interview with Dr. Aaron Goodarzi – The Global Fight Against Radon

News   •   Oct 03, 2019 15:00 CEST

In this expert interview, we talk to Dr. Aaron Goodarzi, the Canada Research Chair for Radiation Exposure Disease, about the dangers of radon exposure.

Radonova Laboratories has received an order from the IAEA for radon detectors to monitor radon in Cameroon

Radonova Laboratories has received an order from the IAEA for radon detectors to monitor radon in Cameroon

News   •   Jan 31, 2019 10:10 CET

Radonova Laboratories has received an order from the IAEA for radon detectors to monitor radon in Cameroon. The contract is not only for the delivery of detectors, but also for the analysis of radon samples. As a result, Radonova is delivering materials and services for use on the African continent for the first time.

Global study confirms the harmful effects of radon

Global study confirms the harmful effects of radon

News   •   Jul 17, 2018 10:10 CEST

A study based on data from 66 countries and presented in Environmental Health Studies (EHP) confirms that there is a clear link between exposure to radon and the risk of lung cancer. Updated data from 2012 show that around 226,000 people died that year from radon-related lung cancer. That means that about three per cent of all those who die from some form of cancer do so because of radon.

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Radon Community Gathers in Denver for Annual Symposium

Radon Community Gathers in Denver for Annual Symposium

Blog posts   •   Sep 20, 2019 14:00 CEST

Radonova reflects on the hugely successful 33rd Annual 2019 International Radon Symposium and Trade Show, hosted by the American Association of Radon Scientists and Technicians (AARST).

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

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.

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The International Builders' Show (IBS)

The International Builders' Show (IBS)

Events   •   Feb 18, 2019 16:03 CET

Radonova will be on the Radon Environmental stand (#SU3727)

Feb 19 - Feb 22

Las Vegas Convention Center (LVCC), 3150 Paradise Road, Las Vegas, NV 89109

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Radon is harmful

Radon is harmful

Global study confirms the harmful effects of radon A study based on data from 66 countries and presented in Environmental Health Studies ...

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About Radon - Summary

About Radon - Summary

Documents   •   Nov 23, 2018 16:39 CET

Radon is a radioactive gas which forms naturally when the Uran238 element decays. In turn, the radon gas decays into radon progeny. Radon progeny are radioactive metal atoms which get caught in our respiratory tracts during inhalation. According to the World Health Organization, WHO, depending on where you live, 3%-14% of all incidences of lung cancer are caused by radon.