Summary: This session was an overview of radon including the subsequent health effects, sources within a home, measurement methods, and testing protocols.
Speaker: Andreas George, Radon Testing Corporation of America (RTCA)
Biography: Andreas C. George has over 45 years of experience in radon research, measurement, instrument development, and training. He has worked for the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission and the U.S. Department of Energy for 33 years. Andy has authored more than 98 scientific papers with the majority on radon. At the Radon Testing Corporation of America, he teaches the two-day course to become certified as radon measurement technicians/specialists.