Canadian Association of Radon Scientists and Technologists

Helping Canadians Reduce Radon Risk

This compilation of articles published by various media sources across Canada allows you to easily access the latest radon news online. 

September 2019

Radon Testing Report for the Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools

August 2019

Public Health warns of radon levels after high numbers recorded in several Kingston-area homes

Kingston, ON – Radon levels in some area homes called alarming

South Frontenac institutes radon mitigation provisions into its building regulations

Uncovering the Bark Side of Radon

Nappanee today - Radon gas a concern in the area

June 2019

Radon – Chaleur Regional Service Commission

NB - Radon levels above limit at Meduxnekeag Consolidated School

Health Canada Makes ICRP Publication 126 Free to Access

May 2019

PEI - P.E.I. Lung Association wants to 'shine some light' on radon with detector loan program

April 2019

Federal Credibility on Radon Undermined by Sluggish Action on Canada Labour Code

Athlete with lung cancer warns of radon levels in homes

SK - 'It's preventable': Cancer survivor spreads testing message at Saskatoon radon conference

March 2019

Radon: a real risk (CosMag)

Financial Incentives for Radon Mitigation: Logical Next Steps for a Priority Indoor Air Pollutant

Alberta Standata concerning radon labeling

Low levels of radon found across Windsor-Essex

Erin Homes Testing Over 7 Times the Safe Levels for Radon Gas

Port Colborne Wants to Combat Radon

February 2019

GORDON SAMPSON: North Sydney library is a busy spot

Physical Health Hazards - Public Health Ontario

Get the Facts on Radon

Radon: Public Health and Cancer Prevention

Evict Radon researchers select Radonova as laboratory

High levels of radon in Alberta

Radon testing not a priority for Calgary public school board after initial test of 10 buildings

Understanding Behavioural Environmental Design Contributors of High Radon Exposure to Protect Canadian Health

January 2019

Port Colborne wants to combat radon

'I had no idea': Former Team USA hockey player says radon caused her to develop stage 4 cancer

Call to test for radon levels in Edmonton homes

Trudeau asked about radon in Miramichi

Occupational Health & Safety, Common Indoor Radon Levels and the New 2017 International Commission on Radiological Protection

Elgin volunteers sought for radon study

Radon Testing - BC

Beware the silent killer

Salmon Arm hosting information session about radon

Peterborough Public Health to hold radon information session

Okanagan a hotspot for deadly radon gas

December 2018

Radon – Canadian Real Estate Magazine

Radon detected in SD46 classroom

Radon gas concentrations may be even higher in rural Alberta than in big cities

November 2018

WATCH: Sixteen per cent of the homes in Saskatchewan are estimated to be above the radon level guideline which is 200 Bq/m3.

Monitor your home for radon with your library card

Radon detectors in high demand at Nova Scotia libraries

Time to test your home for radon concentration

Health Canada, Saskatchewan health groups warn residents about dangers of radon Take steps towards a healthier life — test for radon People in Sudbury urged to test for radon gas

Health Unit Offers Advice on Radon Testing

Elevated radon levels in 3 schools being retested

People in Sudbury urged to test for radon gas

Check your home for radon level — it's a leading cause of lung cancer

Take steps towards a healthier life — test for radon

Video: Radon Program

Powell River library makes radon detection kits available

COMMENTARY: Mineral surveys of Nova Scotia would help industry, enhance public safety

Radon Detector Library Loan program gets an influx of new devices to help meet demand

Homeowners Encouraged To Test For Radon

Insurance Companies Don't Cover Radon Mitigation But Experts Say That's No Excuse

More radon detector kits coming to libraries to help keep up with demand

Up to 30 per cent of Winnipeg homes have unsafe levels of radon: Lung association

High radon gas risk in region

More radon detector kits coming to local libraries

COMMENTARY: Mineral surveys of Nova Scotia would help industry, enhance public safety

VOICE OF THE PEOPLE: Nov. 24, 2018

New treatments, same old advice in the fight against lung cancer

Montreal real estate: Radon testing now recommended when buying a home

Manitoba homes rank 2nd highest in Canada for radon contamination

Address any potential radon problem right away

Radon gas and lung cancer: the scary truth

Radon Gas Second Highest Cause of Lung Cancer in Canadians

Local Business Drawing Attention To Radon, Encouraging Action

Get it right and air-tight

21 Yukon government buildings have unsafe levels of radon, test results show

Breathe in better air, not dangerous radon

Mike Holmes: Breathe in better air, not dangerous radon

NEW Health Canada Warning of Radon Risks

Radon Testing Kits popular in Grey Bruce

Radon Test in Grey Bruce

Test Your Home for Radon 

Take action on radon in your home 

Radon Responsible for More Canadian Deaths Per Year Than Motor Vehicle Collisions

Health Unit study finds majority of homes in Oliver Paipoonge have high radon levels (2 photos)

High levels of radon detected in region

Health Unit study finds majority of homes in Oliver Paipoonge have high radon levels

Quebecers indifferent to dangers of radon, need to protect their homes, expert warns

New Research on Radon Gas in Southern Alberta

Northwest Newswatch – Radon Study

HUD grant will improve homes in Akwesasne

Lindsay Wellness Fair hosts 45 vendors to promote health and screening


WDG Public Health hosting a radon and lung cancer information session

Radon gas causes more deaths than cars, say cancer prevention advocates

DID YOU KNOW? 15% of homes in WDGPH’s boundaries contain unsafe levels of radon gas

Be informed and test your home for radon gas - Guelph

October 2018

Radon and lung cancer information nights in Guelph, Fergus and Orangeville

Holmes Jr. tours Dolce Vita's new Net Zero home

Radon Meter Available to Borrow

September 2018

Mike Holmes: Slab-on-grade an economic, green-minded option for foundation

Is your home winter ready?

August 2018

Health Canada's Public Opinion Research

July 2018

Mining executive urges Nova Scotia to reverse ban on mining uranium

Smart plants’ could soon detect deadly radon and mold in your home

May 2018

Meet this Year’s Canada Research Chairs – Dr. Aaron Goodarzi’s radon research

What You Should Know About the Dangers of Radon Gas

Radon Study Results Worrying Health Unit

Radon on Global News: What you need to know! With Dr. Aaron Goodarzi

April 2018

April 3rd was Healthy Schools Day: Rule Out Radon! 

Children’s Health Group calls for mandatory radon testing in daycares, schools

Test Your Home for Radon – for Free

March 2018

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December 2013

November 2013

September 2012


septembre 2019

La ministre Nadine Girault souffre d’un cancer

juin 2019

QC - Le radon encore inconnu auprès de plusieurs citoyens

avril 2019

QC - Le radon et votre santé

janvier 2019

Le radon, informez-vous

décembre 2018

La Ville doit en faire plus, pense un citoyen

novembre 2018

Prenez garde au radon!

C’est le temps de mesurer le radon, gaz plus mortel que les routes

Le radon, gaz inodore et incolore dangereux

Un danger mortel pourrait se cacher dans votre maison

Novembre, mois de la sensibilisation au radon

Mois de la sensibilisation au radon – Novembre 2018

Radon: un test simple pour diminuer les risques de cancer

octobre 2018

Radon domiciliaire

septembre 2018

Le radon, ce tueur silencieux

2018 août

Enquête nationale de 2018 sur les connaissances liées au radon

2018 mai

Conférence: Occupe-toi du radon

Détecteurs de radon en consigne à la Municipalité

2018 avril

La journée des écoles en santé a eu lieu le 3 avril: Éliminons le radon! 

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