Accreditation guarantees the quality of a radon measurement, in part because the laboratory’s measurement processes are regularly checked by independent organizations. However, most of the world’s radon laboratories are not accredited, which to many might seem a little strange. Why is this? Firstly, accreditation entails a large additional cost and secondly customers do not … [Read more...] about Accreditation Guarantees an Accurate Radon Measurement
Radonova Launches Full-Service Charcoal Radon Test Solution Radonova has released a new product, Radonova QuickScreen™, to widen its portfolio of radon measurement technologies. Inexpensive and quick, QuickScreen is an activated charcoal (AC) radon screening kit with a 48 to 96-hour exposure period – making it a fast method of obtaining a radon screening in workplace and … [Read more...] about Radonova Launches QuickScreen Service
Radonova Leads the Way in Progressing Radon Testing Research and Innovation Radonova was honoured to be the title sponsor of the invitation-only inaugural RAPID Workshop held in Calgary on June 3/4. The workshop brought together Canadian research leaders and major stakeholders in the areas of radon gas exposure, radon-induced lung cancer and alpha particle radiation protection. … [Read more...] about RAPID Conference
One of most common statements Radonova hears when asking individuals about testing their home for radon is “Yeah, a few years ago, but it was low so I am OK”. However, did you know that geological changes, environmental changes, and even simple structural changes to your home can impact your radon level? In a recent article published in Michigan, Salina Murton, a certified … [Read more...] about How Often Should You Test For Radon?
Radonova’s story begins in 1986 when a group of researchers at Uppsala University in Sweden were commissioned to measure the radioactive fallout from the Chernobyl accident in Sweden and beyond. Today the company focuses primarily on radon measurement, a field in which we are the global leader. Each year, though, Radonova also carries out a large number of radiation … [Read more...] about Radiation Measurement: From Timber to Wild Boar