Radon Loc and Radonseal, Do they work?

Does it makes sense to try to fight radon gas with concrete sealants?  Do Radonseal or RadonLoc work as advertised? The EPA says in their official statements that Racon Loc (www.radonloc.com) , Radonseal (www.radonseal.com) (more…)

Written by webmaster on March 26th, 2007 with 1 comment.
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Radon gas sprays your lungs with radioactive lead.

What is this? I thought we were talking about Radon here, not lead! Well, understanding the chemistry of Radon and it’s decomposition pathway, will help you understand why this is the case. Radon is a decay product of Uranium in rock and soil. It is an element that exists as a gas at normal temperatures, and it is also radioactive in and of itself. (more…)

Written by webmaster on November 17th, 2006 with no comments.
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Radon, what you can’t see can kill you. (Part 1)

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Not long ago folks didn’t think much more about radon other than what they might have seen on the periodic table in High School chemistry.  Radon, Rn, atomic number 86 appears right there under Xennon.  You either tried not to remember it, or didn’t care in most cases.  You can’t see it, smell it or taste it but it may be (more…)

Written by webmaster on November 14th, 2006 with no comments.
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