The Topics section contains information on the health effects of radiation, radiation in our environment, diverse devices and preparation for radiation hazard.
Osion etusivun kuvanosto Topics Radon
Radon in the indoor air
Radon is a colourless and odourless noble gas that is present in the indoor air in homes and at workplaces. Radon prevention in the construction phase is easier than implementing mitigation measures afterwards.Read more about radon in the indoor air
Osion etusivun tekstinosto Topics
Do not use sunbeds. There is a proven risk of skin cancer associated with using sunbeds, and there is no safe lower limit for exposure to UV radiation from sunbeds. See the statement by The Nordic Radiation Safety Authorities (2019) (pdf).