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All Minnesota homes can have dangerous levels of radon gas. Radon is a colorless, odorless and tasteless ƌĂĚŝŽĂĐƟǀĞŐĂƐ that can seep into homes from the soil. When inhaled, it can damage the lungs. Long-term exposure to radon can lead to lung cancer . About 21,000 lung cancer deaths each year in the United States are caused by radon. The only way to know how much radon gas has entered the home is to conduct a radon test. MDH ĞƐƟŵĂƚĞƐϮŝŶϱŚŽŵĞƐĞdžĐĞĞĚƚŚĞϰ͘ϬƉŝͬ>ĂĐƟŽŶůĞǀĞů͘tŚĞƚŚĞƌĂŚŽŵĞŝƐŽůĚŽƌŶĞǁ͕ any home can have high levels of radon . dŚĞƉƵƌƉŽƐĞŽĨƚŚŝƐƉƵďůŝĐĂƟŽŶŝƐƚŽĞĚƵĐĂƚĞĂŶĚŝŶĨŽƌŵƉŽƚĞŶƟĂůŚŽŵĞďƵLJĞƌƐŽĨƚŚĞƌŝƐŬƐŽĨƌĂĚŽŶ ĞdžƉŽƐƵƌĞ͕ĂŶĚŚŽǁƚŽƚĞƐƚĨŽƌĂŶĚƌĞĚƵĐĞƌĂĚŽŶĂƐƉĂƌƚŽĨƌĞĂůĞƐƚĂƚĞƚƌĂŶƐĂĐƟŽŶƐ͘

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How dangerous is radon? Radon is the number one cause of lung cancer in non-smokers, and ƚŚĞƐĞĐŽŶĚůĞĂĚŝŶŐĐĂƵƐĞŽǀĞƌĂůů͘zŽƵƌƌŝƐŬĨŽƌ ůƵŶŐĐĂŶĐĞƌŝŶĐƌĞĂƐĞƐǁŝƚŚŚŝŐŚĞƌůĞǀĞůƐŽĨƌĂĚŽŶ͕ prolonged exposure, and whether or not you are a current smoker or former smoker. Where is your greatest exposure to radon? For most Minnesotans, your greatest exposure is at home where radon can concentrate indoors. tŚĂƚŝƐƚŚĞƌĞĐŽŵŵĞŶĚĞĚĂĐƟŽŶďĂƐĞĚŽŶŵLJ results? If the average radon in the home is at or above 4.0 pCi/L, the home’s radon level should be reduced. ůƐŽ͕ĐŽŶƐŝĚĞƌŵŝƟŐĂƟŶŐŝĨƌĂĚŽŶůĞǀĞůƐ are between 2.0 pCi/L and 3.9 pCi/L. Any amount of ƌĂĚŽŶ͕ĞǀĞŶďĞůŽǁƚŚĞƌĞĐŽŵŵĞŶĚĞĚĂĐƟŽŶůĞǀĞů͕ carries some risk.

īĞĐƟǀĞ:ĂŶƵĂƌLJϭ͕ϮϬϭϰ͕ƚŚĞDŝŶŶĞƐŽƚĂZĂĚŽŶ ǁĂƌĞŶĞƐƐĐƚƌĞƋƵŝƌĞƐƐƉĞĐŝĮĐĚŝƐĐůŽƐƵƌĞĂŶĚ ĞĚƵĐĂƟŽŶďĞƉƌŽǀŝĚĞĚƚŽƉŽƚĞŶƟĂůŚŽŵĞďƵLJĞƌƐ ĚƵƌŝŶŐƌĞƐŝĚĞŶƟĂůƌĞĂůĞƐƚĂƚĞƚƌĂŶƐĂĐƟŽŶƐŝŶ Minnesota. Before signing a purchase agreement ƚŽƐĞůůŽƌƚƌĂŶƐĨĞƌƌĞƐŝĚĞŶƟĂůƌĞĂůƉƌŽƉĞƌƚLJ , the ƐĞůůĞƌƐŚĂůůƉƌŽǀŝĚĞƚŚŝƐƉƵďůŝĐĂƟŽŶĂŶĚƐŚĂůů ĚŝƐĐůŽƐĞŝŶǁƌŝƟŶŐƚŽƚŚĞďƵLJĞƌ͗ 1. ǁŚĞƚŚĞƌĂƌĂĚŽŶƚĞƐƚŽƌƚĞƐƚƐŚĂǀĞŽĐĐƵƌƌĞĚ on the property; 2. the most current records and reports ƉĞƌƚĂŝŶŝŶŐƚŽƌĂĚŽŶĐŽŶĐĞŶƚƌĂƟŽŶƐǁŝƚŚŝŶ the dwelling; 3. ĂĚĞƐĐƌŝƉƟŽŶŽĨĂŶLJƌĂĚŽŶůĞǀĞůƐ͕ŵŝƟŐĂƟŽŶ͕ ŽƌƌĞŵĞĚŝĂƟŽŶ͖ ϰ͘ ŝŶĨŽƌŵĂƟŽŶŽŶƚŚĞƌĂĚŽŶŵŝƟŐĂƟŽŶƐLJƐƚĞŵ͕ if a system was installed; and ϱ͘ a radon warning statement.

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