By: Joy Kloss, CHMM, DTC Project Engineer — You may have heard the term “radon” before, maybe on the news or at your local health department, but the truth is few actually know what it is, or the effects it can have on you and your child.
What is radon?
Radon is a naturally occurring radioactive gas that comes from the breakdown of uranium found in soil and rock.
What you might not know
The truth is that high radon levels have been found in many classrooms in Connecticut.