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Saskatchewan researchers ask residents to ‘Evict’ Radon from their homes

New research finds Canadians living in Saskatchewan are the second highest radon-exposed population on Earth.…

February 11, 2020

Simply promoting radon testing isn't enough...

It's time to start doing more when it comes to radon testing. Thankfully, Canadians are now…

February 3, 2020

Canadian Prairies the second-highest radon exposed population, behind Poland.

In non-smokers, radon is the primary cause of lung cancer, an example of which is…

January 15, 2020

Evict Radon heads to Whitehorse : Evicting radon as a source of Canadian lung cancer

The Evict Radon team is in Whitehorse this week to meet with key stakeholders and…

January 14, 2020

CBC: Short-term home radon tests faulty 99% of the time, Calgary study finds

University of Calgary found 90-day testing gives more reliable results. Original article here: 

December 4, 2019

UCalgary research finds short-term radon test kits are not effective in measuring radon gas exposure

Findings show radon tests of less than 90 days are imprecise up to 99 percent…

December 4, 2019

Evict Radon's Dr. Fintan Stanley receives Governor General’s Academic Gold Medal

Evict Radon is incredibly honoured to announce that one of our researchers, Dr. Fintan Stanley…

November 14, 2019

At a Glance: Radon Gas & Alpha Radiation

Radon is a gas that no human sense can detect. It is dangerous as it…

November 13, 2019

Windspeaker Radio launches lung cancer awareness campaign

Lung cancer awareness campaign kicks off with support from WindSpeaker Radio 88.1FM in Treaty 7…

November 4, 2019

Take radon testing seriously this November for Lung Cancer Awareness Month.

29,300 Canadians will be diagnosed with lung cancer representing 13% of all new cancer cases…

November 4, 2019
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