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Modern building practices are contributing to increasing levels of radon gas according to researches from Public Health England. A recent study has found that the average radon concentration in homes with retrofitted double glazing is 67% higher than those without. Read the article on our charity partners web site about the findings. https://www.roycastle.org/could-energy-efficient-homes-increase-lung-cancer-risk/
Radon Action have pledged our support to IOSH’s No Time to Lose Campaign which focuses on raising awareness and reducing risks from occupation cancer. In partnership with our clients we are committed to joining the fight to reduce risks from radon related lung cancer. The IOSH Campaign provides resources to help Companies tackle important causes [...]
Radon Action are delighted to announce that we are partnering with the UKs only dedicated lung cancer charity by providing radon risk management services for their properties as well as corporate donations to the charity. Radon is the leading cause of lung cancer in non-smokers and businesses inside Radon Affected Areas are required to complete [...]
You can’t smell it, see it or taste it but it’s the second highest cause of lung cancer. Radon gas can build up to levels that create a lung cancer risk but it’s a scientific fact that levels of radon get much worse in winter. This is because as the outside temperature reduces this affects [...]