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#Radon Gas

# radon-gas - Friday 4 July, 2014

Over 90,000 homes may have 'dangerous levels' of radon gas... just 8% have been checked

The radioactive gas is linked to 250 cases of lung cancer every year in Ireland.

# radon-gas - Friday 27 January, 2012

321 homes register high levels of radon gas - report

The Radiological Protection Institute of Ireland says that one home in Co Galway had an average radon concentration of 18 times the acceptable level.

# radon-gas - Friday 25 November, 2011

Radon gas contamination to be tackled by expert group

Hundreds of homes around Ireland are believed to contain unsafe levels of radon, which is radioactive and carcinogenic.