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Main Title Design and installation of a home radon reduction system : sub-slab depressurization systems in low-permeability soils : handbook /
Author Fowler, C. S. ; Williamson, A. D. ; Pyle, B. E. ; Belzer, F. E. ; Coker, R. N.
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Fowler, C. S.
CORP Author Southern Research Inst., Birmingham, AL.;Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, NC. Air and Energy Engineering Research Lab.
Publisher Air and Energy Engineering Research Laboratory, Office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,
Year Published 1991
Report Number EPA/625/6-91/029
Stock Number PB93-116234
OCLC Number 46429840
Subjects Radon control industry--United States--Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Additional Subjects Air pollution control ; Indoor air pollution ; Radon ; Handbooks ; Houses ; Design criteria ; Soil properties ; Permeability ; Installing ; Subslab depressurization systems ; Active Soil Depressurization Systems
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NTIS  PB93-116234 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 01/01/1988
Collation 54 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents: About Radon; About Sub-Slab Depressurization; Gathering Information -- (House Summary Information; House Differential Pressures; Radon Entry Points; Sub-Slab Pressure Field Extension Measurements; Sub-Slab Pressure-Flow Characteristics; and Steps for Determining House Differential Pressures); Planning the System -- (Determining the Number of Suction Points; Determining Suction Hole Placement; Determining the Size and Capacity of the Fan to Be Used; and Determining the Optimum Pipe Size(s) for the System); Installing the System -- (Selecting the Specific Center for Drilling; Drilling the Slab Hole; Excavating the Suction Pits; Finishing the Suction Hole; Other Types of Installations; Piping Layout and Fan Placement); System Indicators and Labeling.
Cover title: Sub-slab depressurization for low-permeability fill material, handbook. "Southern Research Institute." "July 1991." Includes bibliographical references (pages 47-48). "EPA/625/6-91/029." "EP cooperative agreement CR814621-01-0." Microfiche.