Let's face it, we know radon is a health issue, and our friends, neighbours and fellow Canadians need to know this too.
Here are some ideas CARST has developed to help our members get information out on radon.
You can order Radon Awareness materials here.
CAREX (CARcinogen EXposure Canada) and CPCHE (Canadian Partnership for Children’s Health & Environment) are developing a paper on radon and child care centres, this may be a good time to contact your local child care facility and encourage them to test for radon.
The province of Quebec has also sent a letter (December 2015) to all child care centres encouraging them to test.
The BC Interior health has required all Child Care centres test (May 2017).Here are some C-NRPP Resources to help you, including:
As part of radon outreach, Scout Environmental is co-ordinating The Radon Workplace Challenge encouraging workplaces to test for radon and to have their employees test for radon. Click here for more information
Here are some C-NRPP Resources to help you, including:
CARST has been working in Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta and BC on these public forums. We will post dates on our website as we learn about events happening. We are happy to work in all provinces.Let us know if you want support to have this happen in your area and we can try and connect you with the right groups to work with.