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Radon is Deadlier Than…

Radon is Deadlier Than…

May 8, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

In this infographic, take a look at the deadly effects of the odorless, radioactive gas known as “radon” which is estimated to cause thousands of lung cancer deaths in the U.S. each year. Indoor radon is the second-leading cause of lung cancer in the United States, and inhalation over prolonged periods can present significant health risks to families all over the country. It’s important to know that this threat is completely preventable. Radon can be detected with a simple test and fixed through well-established venting techniques.