2018: Radon Partners
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
Schools and child care environments can have high levels of radon
Radon testing is easy and inexpensive
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.