Read about past and archived news regarding radon & radon mitigation information from past radon articles here at SWAT Environmental. Radon & radon mitigation have been a hot topic over the past 2 decades growing in awareness every year all over the United States. Many people have been concerned about radon and the dangerous health affects of radon gas in the past and more so now than ever before. Radon is a dangerous gas that comes from the breakdown of uranium in the soil and has been proven to cause lung cancer with over exposure to high levels of radon gas. There is no detection for radon gas except for testing or with a radon monitor installed in a home or business. There have been many advancements taking place in the radon industry over the past decade with radon technology and radon gas and SWAT Environmental has been there to assist those in need.