Radon gas and background radiation

Aberdeen has high levels of radon gas and background radiation due to a number of factors including the use of granite as a building material. This is naturally occurring but if you would like more information about levels in your area please contact the Environmental Health service.

The Environmental Health service can also provide information about safe levels of radiation, how to reduce the level of radiation or more specific information.

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