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What is the easiest way to measure radon?

Nowadays there are radon regulations all over the world that determine the parameter called radon concentration. Of all the radon measurement techniques, radon detectors based on CR39 plastic chips are the most widely used radon detection techniques throughout the world. What is a CR39 radon detector? CR39 is the name given to the plastic made from PADC. PADC stands for…
benjaminportin
August 22, 2023
News

Radonova wishes everyone a really nice summer!

We thank all customers and partners for the past year, and the 22/23 radon season! At Radonova we also take holidays but you can always reach us here. Please note that from week 27 through week 32 our telephone support is open from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
benjaminportin
July 11, 2023
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Radonova Participates at the EURADOS Annual Conference in Porto

Bringing together leading experts, researchers, and organizations in the European Radiation Dosimetry Group (EURADOS) conference is a one of the most important events regarding dosimetry of ionising radiation in Europe. Radonova, the global leader of radon measurements, is thrilled to announce its participation in the EURADOS conference on June 12-15 in Porto, Portugal. With their innovative technologies and unwavering commitment…
benjaminportin
June 8, 2023
Measurement

Internship work contributes to new opportunities to measure very high radon levels with great precision

Radonova often gives students the opportunity to carry out various types of internship work on site in Uppsala, Sweden. As part of his degree in nuclear technology at the CNAM school in Paris, Thomas Gumusel spent two months studying at Radonova. The objective has been to improve the possibilities of obtaining more accurate values at very high radon levels. We…
benjaminportin
June 7, 2023
Workplace

Study on follow-up workplace measurements receives interest at Canadian radon conference

Throughout the year, Radonova participates in several international conferences and events where radon is at the top of the agenda. In April, our development engineer Patrik Starck had the opportunity to present Radonova's studies about follow-up workplace measurements at CARST 2023 (Canadian Association of Radon Scientists and Technologists). We met Patrik, who tells us about the feedback he received and…
benjaminportin
May 23, 2023
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World-leading radon scientist visits Radonova – watch interview

In mid-March, Radonova had the pleasure of welcoming Dr. Aaron Goodarzi to the Swedish Radon Day and our facilities in Uppsala, Sweden. Dr. Goodarzi is an Associate Professor at the University of Calgary in Canada and Lead of Science Communication and Outreach at the Annie Charbonneau Cancer Institute. He has led several of the world's largest and most comprehensive studies…
benjaminportin
April 11, 2023
Measurement

Three important events in the history of radon

The issue of radon exposure is a current health concern. Yet, the history of radon provides a broad retrospective of how this gas became recognized as a health hazard.  Below are three historical events that contributed to research and awareness about the health-threatening effects of elevated radon levels. Discovery of X-rays At the turn of the 20th century, several important…
benjaminportin
March 28, 2023
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The Finnish Radiation Safety Authority STUK approves Radonova’s radon instrument SPIRIT

Radonova has received the Finnish Radiation Safety Authority STUK's approval of the SPIRIT radon sensor for use in radon measurement. STUK's approval means that SPIRIT meets the requirements that Finnish law places on the safety and quality of radon measuring instruments. It also means that Radonova's customers in Finland can now use a reliable instrument that is approved by the…
benjaminportin
February 22, 2023
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Upcoming radon events in the UK: IRMA and UK Radon Association Symposium

Two important radon events will take place in the UK in March: the IRMA and the UK Radon Association Symposium. Save the dates: 22nd and 23rd of March. The events will take place at the Crowne Plaza Reading, Caversham Bridge, Richfield Ave, Reading. You can find more information and how to register in the following link: https://ukradonsymposium.com/ IRMA Workshop– Protocols…
benjaminportin
February 16, 2023