Passaic County Department of Health Initiates Radon Awareness Program

Test kits available for West Milford, Ringwood residents

Paterson — The Passaic County Freeholders announced today that Passaic County Department of Health will cooperate with the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) Radon Bureau in a special radon awareness program to promote testing for radon in homes.

In its program, the NJDEP Radon Bureau provides outreach assistance to promote radon testing in homes.

“Passaic County is pleased to cooperate with the NJDEP in this program to ensure that our residents are aware of the need to test their homes and reduce radon levels where necessary,” said Freeholder and West Milford resident Terry Duffy. “Testing is the only way to know if you and your family are at risk from radon. Radon testing is easy and problems can be fixed.”

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