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The CEC's 1990-1991 Radiation Protection Research Programme is reviewed in general, and specific details are given of radon research. The report describes: - radon sources, modelling and remedial actions; - physico-chemical studies and indoor aerosol behaviour; - a retrospective assessment of indoor exposure to radon; - an assessment of geological factors influencing the potential radon hazard in karstic regions, and - epidemiological studies. The recommendations of the Commission are presented and compared with existing radon control policies in the member states.

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Authors: OLAST M, CEC Bruxelles (BE);SINNAEVE J, CEC Bruxelles (BE);JANSSENS A, CEC Bruxelles (BE)
Bibliographic Reference: Paper presented: 1991 International Symposium on Radon and Radon Reduction Technology, Philadelphia (US), April 1-11, 1991
Availability: Available from (1) as Paper EN 36322 ORA
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