These small testers measure radon gas, the number one cause of lung cancer in non-smokers.
… and the second leading cause of lung cancer in smokers. It occurs naturally in the soil below our homes, and is prevalent in some major areas in BC. Radon experts, including BC Lung Foundation President & CEO Chris Lam, gathered today in Victoria to meet with Provincial government representatives to heighten the awareness of a need for a Radon Action Plan.
This media release discusses what can happen when radon levels are not measured and monitored.
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