2018: Radon Partners

https://healthyschoolsday.ca/acknowledgements-and-partnership/

2018: Radon Funder

https://healthyschoolsday.ca/2018-radon-funder/

What is radon?

Radon is a naturally occurring radioactive gas that comes from rock and soil. It can enter schools, homes and other buildings and build up to harmful levels. Long-term exposure to high levels of radon is the number one cause of lung cancer in non-smokers.

High levels of radon cause lung cancer

https://healthyschoolsday.ca/what-is-radon/radon-causes-lung-cancer/

Schools and child care environments can have high levels of radon

https://healthyschoolsday.ca/what-is-radon/high-radon-levels/

Radon testing is easy and inexpensive

https://healthyschoolsday.ca/what-is-radon/radon-testing-is-easy/

Petition to
Rule Out Radon in Schools and Child Care Environments

We call on governments across Canada to ensure students and staff in schools and child care environments are protected from this well-known and preventable cancer risk.

Rule out radon.
Sign the petition.

https://healthyschoolsday.ca/petition-english/

Petition to Rule out Radon is still open. Join us and sign today!

https://healthyschoolsday.ca/share-posters-and-social-media-graphics/share-5-of-6-petition-to-rule-out-radon-is-still-open-join-us-and-sign-today/

Radon testing is easy and inexpensive

https://healthyschoolsday.ca/share-posters-and-social-media-graphics/share-5-of-5-radon-testing-is-easy-and-inexpensive/

Schools and child care environments can have high levels of radon

https://healthyschoolsday.ca/share-posters-and-social-media-graphics/share-3-of-4-schools-and-child-care-environments-can-have-high-levels-of-radon/

Students have a right to be safe at school. Including from the risk of lung cancer.

https://healthyschoolsday.ca/share-posters-and-social-media-graphics/share-3-of-4-students-have-a-right-to-be-safe-at-school-including-from-the-risk-of-lung-cancer/

High levels of radon cause lung cancer

https://healthyschoolsday.ca/share-posters-and-social-media-graphics/share-high-levels-of-radon-cause-lung-cancer/

Healthy Schools Day is April 3, 2018

https://healthyschoolsday.ca/share-posters-and-social-media-graphics/share-healthy-schools-day-is-april-3rd/

Mike Holmes endorses Healthy Schools Day

https://healthyschoolsday.ca/news/mike-holmes-on-radon-and-healthy-schools-day/

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Call for mandatory radon testing focus of national Healthy Schools Day petition

https://healthyschoolsday.ca/news/media-release/

Radon Resources

https://healthyschoolsday.ca/radon-resources/

Students have a right to be safe at school. Including from the risk of lung cancer.

https://healthyschoolsday.ca/youth/