2014-02-01 / News

Free radon tests available

NEWARK – Licking County has the highest average indoor radon levels in the state of Ohio, and high levels of radon can pose significant health risks.

Radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer in the U.S. after smoking and the leading cause of lung cancer among non-smokers.

Testing your home for radon is simple and inexpensive. FREE radon test kits are available from the Health Department by visiting www.lickingcohealth.org

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