Record Display for the EPA National Library Catalog


OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Radon measurements in schools : an interim report.
CORP Author Office of Radiation Programs, Washington, DC.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Radiation Programs,
Year Published 1989
Report Number EPA 520/1-89-010
Stock Number PB89-189419
OCLC Number 19863858
Subjects Radon--Environmental aspects--United States. ; Radon--Measurement. ; Schools--United States.
Additional Subjects Radon ; School buildings ; Public health ; Exposure ; Radiation measuring instruments ; Residential buildings ; Houses ; Children ; Indoor air pollution ; Air pollution sampling ; Risk assessment
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EHAM  LB2864.6.C54R3 1989 Region 1 Library/Boston,MA 04/29/2016
EJBD ARCHIVE EPA 520-1-89-010 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 07/16/2013
EJED  EPA 520-1-89-010 OCSPP Chemical Library/Washington,DC 10/31/2003
EKBD  EPA-520/1-89-010 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 12/26/2017
ERAD  EPA 520/1-89-010 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 07/14/1989
ESAD  EPA 520-1-89-010 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 02/18/2005
NTIS  PB89-189419 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 01/01/1988
Collation 17, 10, 6 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
The report provides school officials, groups such as Parent-Teacher Associations, and other interested person with interim information on how to measure radon in schools and what to do if elevated levels are found. The first sections of the document contain facts about radon and the health risks associated with radon exposure. The next sections summarize what is known about radon in schools and provide guidance for conducting radon measurements. The last sections describe how to interpret the measurement results and suggest techniques that can be used to reduce radon concentrations if elevated levels are found.
Shipping list no.: 89-339-P. "March 1989." "EPA 520/1-89-010."