Each year the air quality worldwide gets worse, which contributes to
lung cancer and other diseases. Quality of life is diminished when
dangerous fumes get into the air, and the reduction of those fumes
means more people can live healthier lives.
is a radioactive gas that can get into homes and other structures
through cracks in the ground or building foundations. Radon is a
natural gas that comes from some rocks and soil and sometimes from
water that lies below the surface of the ground. Breathing radon can
cause lung diseases of varying types, and it decreases the overall
quality of the air.
to Reduce Radon?
exposure can be reduced by sealing cracks in foundations and walls or
installing vents to divert the toxic vapors. Many utility lines and
plumbing systems have gaps around them that allow radon leaks. Radon
mitigation in Chicago can include filling these gaps
to help reduce radon vapors from escaping into the surrounding areas.
Effective Is Radon Mitigation?
who are trained specifically in radon mitigation in Chicago can
reduce radon fumes often by up to 99%. Each situation is different,
and different methods of reduction might be required. Mitigation is
usually the most effective way to reduce the majority of toxic fumes
from radon exposure.
Environmental Field Services, LLC, today and learn how
you can help to improve the air quality at your property.