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January is Radon Awareness Month

Radon in Schools: What You Need to Know to Properly Manage Radon in Your School

Recorded on March 22, 2018

Click this link to view the webinar.

Moderator:

  • Tracy Enger, Facilitator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, US EPA, Indoor Environments Division, Washington, DC

 

Speakers:

  • Bruce Snead, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 
  • David Murdock, Henrico County Public Schools, VA
  • Gary Hodgden, AARST Consortium on National Radon Standards

 

What you will learn:

  • The facts about radon in schools – risk of radon, characteristics and prevalence – and why it’s necessary to test every school for radon.  
  • Effective and practical strategies for radon testing and control, including continuous radon monitoring (CRM). 
  • Standards of Practice that address all aspects of radon measurement and mitigation and provide key references for these techniques.
  • Methods to increase your understanding of how radon management fits into an integrated school environmental health program.
  • Best practices of a school district mentor that has identified radon problems and successfully managed them.

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