Radon gas in your home
Organization: Health Canada
Published: October 2020
Radon is the #1 cause of lung cancer in non-smokers.
TEST to find out if you have a dangerous level.
Canadians are spending more time at home because of COVID-19 increasing you and your family's risk of exposure to radon gas. Now, more than ever, it is important to test your home for radon.
Step 1: Purchase
Purchase a long-term radon test online www.takeactiononradon.ca
Step 2: Test
Follow the instructions provided to properly place the test kit in your home.
After 3 months send your radon test kit to the lab to be analysed using the return packaging and instructions provided.
You will receive your result within a few weeks.
Step 3: Take Action
If your radon level is below 200Footnote *no action is required.
Health professionals visit: radon.machealth.ca.
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