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Radon

https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/radon.html

Mar 5, 2019 ...Radon Radon is a radioactive gas found naturally in the environment. It is produced by the breakdown of uranium found in soil, rock or water. Radon is invisible, odourless and tasteless and emits ionizing radiation. On this page Health effects of radon Testing for radon in your home Reducing radon levels in your home About radon Materials to  share or print

What is radon?

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Feb 7, 2019 ...What is radon? With described video Transcript Video Gallery Transcript - What is radon? A house appears. The words “What is Radon?” are visible on the side of the house. Narrator: What is radon? Radon is an invisible radioactive gas that comes from the ground and is in every home in Canada. The camera moves to reveal the interior of the house, zooming

What is radon? - Described video

https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/video/what-is-radon-described-video.html

Feb 7, 2019 ...What is radon? - Described video Transcript Video Gallery Transcript - What is radon? - Described video A house appears. The words “What is Radon?” are visible on the side of the house. Narrator: What is radon? Radon is an invisible radioactive gas that comes from the ground and is in every home in Canada. The camera moves to reveal the interior

Take Action on Radon

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Feb 7, 2019 ...Take Action on Radon This is one health risk that is easily preventable. Plan to be here, protect your family and improve your long term health. Plan to take action on radon. Follow: Facebook Twitter Radon is the #1 cause of lung cancer in non-smokers Radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer after smoking. More than 3000 people die from radon

Publications – Health risks and safety

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Apr 12, 2019 ... (excerpt from Safety Code 23, 1989) Laser Hair Removal - Safety Guidelines for Facility Owners and Operators (FPTRPC) Radiation Protection and Quality Standards in Mammography - Safety Procedures for the Installation, Use and Control of Mammographic X-ray Equipment: Safety Code 36 Radon Take Action on Radon Radon: is it in your home? Radon - Reduction Guide

Health-related video gallery

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Apr 18, 2019 ... safe cooking tips at Canada.ca/FoodSafety. Healthy living What is radon? Radon is an invisible radioactive gas that comes from the ground and is in every home in Canada. It's the #1 cause of lung cancer in non-smokers. You can't smell, taste or see radon. But it's easy to test for and easy to reduce to safe levels. Healthy living Consider the consequences

What you need to know about radon

https://www.canada.ca/en/department-national-defence/services/benefits-military/military-housing/radon.html

Dec 10, 2018 ...What you need to know about radon Radon is found in almost every house, but concentration levels vary from one house to another, even if they are similar and next door to each other. The Canadian Forces Housing Agency applies established Canadian guidelines to help manage indoor air quality in your home and takes action to reduce radon levels in your

Nuclear science

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Mar 12, 2019 ...Nuclear science Scientific and technical resources on nuclear energy, uranium, radiation, tritium and radon. Services and information Nuclear energy and uranium Scientific and technical reports on the nuclear sector, including health and nuclear waste disposal studies. Production and use of uranium and nuclear energy Nuclear energy technologies in Canada

Health Canada Environmental Health Resource Distribution to Health Professionals (1000206613) - Buyandsell.gc.ca

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Apr 15, 2019 ... of their program’s materials. The three programs which may be included are: the Heat Program within the Climate Change Information Bureau (CCIB), the Air Quality Health Index (AQHI) Program within Water and Air Quality Bureau (WAQB), and the National Radon Program (NRP) within the Radiation Protection Bureau (RPB). The objective of this contract is to engage with a physician

Radon - What You Need to Know

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Aug 17, 2018 ...Radon - What You Need to Know Download the alternative format (PDF format, 356 KB, 1 page) What is Radon? Radon is a radioactive gas that comes from uranium in the ground that can get into your home undetected. You can’t see it, smell it or taste it. All homes have some level of radon. The question is how much and the only way to know is to test

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