Jeff Miner

Radon Leaders at the EPA should be aware that Lake Tahoe is classified as a moderate radon region on the Official (but old) EPA Radon Map while the recent California Geologic Survey radon map of Tahoe shows a "very high" radon potential. Since building departments, real estate hazard reports and even USGBC's LEED green building certification program uses the old EPA radon map, little is required in the way of radon mitigation in this high radon area. The Sierra Green Building Association (SiGBA) ran my article on the "radon map problem" in their recent newsletter: http://sigba.org/articles/aresierragreenbuil/?resetcache=true Either LEED, the National…

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