Updating Ireland’s National Average Indoor Radon Concentration Using a New Survey Protocol

Summary: A new survey protocol was designed to update Ireland's national average Radon concentration.

Published: 2017



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The development and application of the survey protocol is presented. The current national average indoor Radon concentration for homes in Ireland is 77Bq m-3. Analysis by build date demonstrates that the introduction of the amending Building Regulations in 1998 have led to a reduction in the average indoor Radon concentration in Ireland