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152015Jan

January is National Radon Action Month

Each year upwards to 22,000 people die from radon-induced lung cancer. We’ve given away our supply of free test kits BUT the NC Radon Program is making a limited supply of FREE radon test kits available. Go to www.ncradon.org to order your free kit. Tell them you heard about it from Alamance County Environmental Health!

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292014Dec

Time for Radon Testing

As the turning of the seasons brings colder weather to North Carolina and families close windows to keep warm, it is an excellent time to make plans for radon testing in your home. Radon is the odorless, colorless gas that is the second leading cause of lung cancer in the United States. The effects upon…

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