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RECORD NUMBER: 37 OF 1852

Main Title Active Soil Depressurization (ASD) Demonstration in a Large Building.
Author Williamson, A. D.; Pyle, B. E.; McDonough, S. E.; Fowler, C. S.;
CORP Author Southern Research Inst., Birmingham, AL.;Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, NC. National Risk Management Research Lab.
Publisher Dec 96
Year Published 1996
Report Number SRI-ENV-94-849-7722.1.37; EPA-68-D20062; EPA/600/R-96/147;
Stock Number PB97-133805
Subjects Radon; Residential buildings; Air pollution control; Indoor air pollution; Soil gases; Natural radioactivity; Air infiltration; Air flow; Permeability; Air pressure; Radioecologicl concentration; Radionuclide migration; Mitigation; Design analysis; Space HVAC systems; Foundations(Structures); Soil-structure interactions; Active soil depressurization; Building construction; Construction techniques
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Library   Call Number Additional Info Location Date Modified
NTIS PB97-133805 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 05/16/1997
Collation 123p
Abstract The report gives results of an evaluation of the feasibility of implementing radon resistant construction techniques--especially active soil depressurization (ASD)--in new large buildings in Florida. Indoor radon concentrations and radon entry were monitored in a finished building with the heating, ventilation, and air-conditioning (HVAC) system on and the ASD system off, and with the ASD systems activated in a temporary mode. Results from the study have demonstrated that, with sufficient attention to building design and construction, significant radon entry into a large building constructed on a site of high radon potential can be prevented.
Supplementary Notes Sponsored by Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, NC. National Risk Management Research Lab.
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NTIS Title Notes Final rept. Apr 93-Nov 95.
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