2.0502.1 Radon Testing and Evaluation

Testing and Evaluation
Desired Outcome: 
Work completed without increasing occupant exposure to radon
For supporting material, see Referenced Standards.
Radon testing and mitigation

EPA EPA U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, www.epa.gov guidelines for radon in current edition of "Healthy Indoor Environment Protocols for Home Energy Retrofits" will be followed

Test will be limited to conditioned spaces with slab-on or below grade serving as floor, or floor immediately above basement or crawl space

Upper floors in multistory buildings with concrete or concrete masonry unit walls will be tested in accordance with AARST AARST American Association of Radon Scientists and Technologists, www.aarst.org standards

Reduce potential for occupant exposure to radon