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Darren Cottom

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Radon High on the Agenda at European Conferences

Over the next few months, Radonova will be represented at a number of key industry events as experts meet to discuss the latest trends and solutions in the field of radon. After months of in-person events not being permitted, the Summer of 2022 is shaping up to be an exciting time for the company with several key events taking place.…
Darren Cottom
June 7, 2022
Measurement

Record breaking month for Radonova’s laboratory – 34,000 detectors analyzed in one week

May is always Radonova’s busiest period. This year, the world's leading radon laboratory broke records in the number of detectors processed. During a single week in May, Radonova handled approximately 34,000 received detectors. After a couple of years where the pandemic limited the ability to measure for radon, there is now great global demand for radon measurements. Oscar Wännerud, who…
Darren Cottom
May 24, 2022
Measurement

Which digital radon instrument should I choose?

Before choosing a digital radon instrument, you should first decide whether to use a radon detector or a digital radon instrument. There are pros and cons to both options. By first evaluating your own requirements, it becomes easier to choose the right one. A radon detector does not show radon content in real time. However, by placing radon detectors in…
Darren Cottom
May 4, 2022
Measurement

How effective are radon maps and what do they represent?

In many countries across the world, authorities have designed a wide variety of national radon maps that are used to illustrate radon priority areas. A recent paper published by Eric Petermann, Peter Bossew, and Bernd Hoffmann from BfS, Germany, questions the effectiveness of radon maps and whether they are having the desired impact on the public. Understanding radon maps Radon…
Darren Cottom
May 3, 2022
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We wish you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

With 2021 nearly behind us, the wish for a happy New Year has seldom been greater. The longing for a more normal everyday life is felt by us all. If we all pull together, we know that we will come through this! At Radonova, we want to take the opportunity to thank all of our customers and partners for working…
Darren Cottom
December 21, 2021
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Radtrak³ approved in three new European countries

In Spring 2021, Radonova launched the latest version of its most popular global radon detector, Radtrak³. Radtrak³ is smaller than its predecessor, which simplifies both the deployment and delivery process. The smaller size and the ability to reuse plastic components also makes it more environmentally friendly. Radtrak³ is now approved for use in Germany, United Kingdom and Switzerland as an…
Darren Cottom
December 14, 2021
HomeMeasurement

Study shows substantial differences in radon levels between Canada and Sweden

An extensive study conducted at the University of Calgary and published in the scientific nature journal Scientific Reports, shows significant differences between Sweden and Canada in relation to radon levels in houses built in 1980 and later. A team of architects, radon experts and cancer researchers have found that the average radon gas levels in new homes is 467% higher…
Darren Cottom
November 30, 2021
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Acquisition creates new hub for Radonova in the UK and Ireland

Radonova Laboratories has acquired 100% of the shares in GM Scientific Ltd. Through the acquisition, Radonova can continue its expansion strategy in Europe by establishing a new hub in the UK and Ireland. With GM Scientific as a subsidiary of the company, Radonova will also broaden its range of high-quality radon sensor technology. GM Scientific was established in 2018 and…
Darren Cottom
November 15, 2021