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Radon

  • By: Justin Corfield
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

Radon is a colorless, odorless gas (one of the “noble gases”) in its natural form, and is a chemical element in the periodic table which uses the symbol “Rn” and has an atomic number 86. Being 7.5 times heavier than air ...

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