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Is Your Radon Sump Working?

February 24, 2017

Have you had a radon sump installed at your property to reduce high radon levels? Maybe you’ve just bought a property where there is an existing sump. We are often contacted by homeowners and building managers with one question: “How do I know if my radon sump is working?” There are two parts to this […]

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Think radon only affects the South West? Think Again!

November 28, 2016

There is a common misconception that radon only affects the South West of England, predominantly Devon & Cornwall. Whilst high levels of radon are found across these regions, there are many other parts of the UK also affected by radon. As radon mitigation specialists, we are called in to help clients reduce radon concentrations in […]

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Positive Pressure Systems: FAQs

November 11, 2016

Continuing our series of radon information blogs for UK Radon Awareness Week 2016, today we answer some of the most common questions about positive pressure systems. Q: What is a positive pressure system? A: A positive pressure system is used to reduce radon levels in buildings. It involves a special fan being installed, either within […]

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Radon Awareness Week 2016 Gets Underway

November 7, 2016

UK Radon Awareness Week 2016 begins on Monday 7th November, coinciding with European Radon Day. Throughout the week, propertECO will be sharing information to increase awareness and understanding of radon gas, the number one cause of lung cancer in non-smokers. Responsible for around 2000 deaths in the UK every year, radon can be found in […]

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International Award presented to propertECO Director for Radon Awareness Efforts

October 5, 2015

At the 2015 International Radon Symposium in Minneapolis, USA, propertECO’s Commercial Director, Rebecca Coates was presented with an award recognising her efforts to further radon education and awareness in the UK. The Innovative Leadership Award was presented to Rebecca by Shawn Price, President of the American Association of Radon Scientists and Technologists (AARST) for her […]

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Radon Risk Assessments: Are You Compliant?

September 4, 2015

Radon Risk Assessments: Are You Compliant? Most employers are aware of the need to cover aspects such as slips & trips, manual handling and fire escape routes in their health and safety risk assessments, but many are unaware of the requirement to carry out a radon risk assessment. Exposure to radon, a naturally occurring gas […]

propertECO launches new online store

April 1, 2015

propertECO are pleased to announce the launch of www.radonshop.co.uk, a new e-commerce site making it even easier for customers to access radon testing devices and specialist mitigation equipment. The product range available through the new website represents the widest range of radon testing equipment available in the UK, with everything from low cost passive monitors […]

We ARE OPEN FOR BUSINESS:

The UK Government has made it clear that it wants us to return to work. We are open for business for our full range of services. These include surveys and work in relation to all things radon – our lab is fully open and we are able to send out test detectors, carry out mitigation surveys and carry out work.