Radon in your house could be unsafe
By Tyler Emch
Radon is a cancer causing gas in your homes, school, and business. It is the second known leading cancer cause in the US after smoking. It is the leading cause of cancer by non-smokers and kills over 22,000 people each year with 600 of them here in Georgia. Radon gets into our homes by soil and deep wells.
How Radon Enter your house.
Radon is released through uranium decay and flows through the soil and water
It is important to ventilate your homes to let out the radon gas
Use candles in the winter to clean your house of radon.
Harm and how to stop it:
We need you to help in order to stop radon the easiest way is to ventilate your house. The tighter your house is with out vents the more the radon collects. If you open your windows, doors, or just pump air through vents, less radon will collect in your home. Another way to stop radon is to burn a candle. It may not be the most efficient way, but in winter it can be cold. Burning the candle keeps you warm while burning the radon cells.
Radon Awareness Day
Tuesday, March 1st, 9:30am
330 Town Center Avenue Northwest
Help spread this message around to spread awareness of radon by meeting us here. We will help spread the awareness of radon to all and provide information to all who need it.