We have worked to create programs in Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island to help educate and inform people about the risks of radon gas and the need to test and mitigate. Click on each to learn more
Radon Detector Library Loan Program
Short-term radon detectors were made available at libraries in Nova Scotia and PEI, in order to increase awareness about the dangers of radon gas, by giving homeowners an idea of their radon levels
Real Estate Radon Education
An online course was designed to teach licensees about radon, the risks it presents, radon testing, and how to address radon testing and mitigation when working with buyers and sellers.
MLA Radon Detector Loan Program
We have provided short-term radon test devices to MLA offices around Nova Scotia to lend to their constituents so they can get an idea of the radon levels in their home. We are also looking to expand this program to PEI.
Virtual Atlantic Radon Workshop
This event featured speakers from across the Atlantic region who presented on current radon research, projects and programs supporting radon awareness, and highlighting the impact which high levels of radon can have on Atlantic Canadians health.
Daycare Radon Testing Program
Public schools have been tested but daycares typically are not tested. This program was intended to increase awareness among daycare owners, staff, and parents about the potential danger of radon gas in daycare/ childcare settings.