Originally this small village provided services such as the sale of dry goods and blacksmithing to farmers in the area. The County Line Hotel, which today is called the New Telford Inn, provided lodging for weary travelers. It wasn’t until the railroad cut through the middle of the village in the mid 1800s that Telford got its name and provided a place for merchants and farmers to ship and receive goods and materials. Radon in Telford could be dangerous to your health.
Radon is a radioactive gas that results from the natural breakdown of uranium found in trace amounts in soil, rock, and water. Radon is the main source of our exposure to all radiation. The US Surgeon General and the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) have determined that radon is second only to smoking as a leading cause of lung cancer. Testing for Radon is the only way to know if you and your family are at risk from radon.
According to the 2000 census, this quiet, primarily residential community is home to approximately 4600 people. A small commercial district provides services to the community and the surrounding area. Although there are several limited industrial facilities within Telford Borough, its location halfway between the Lehigh Valley and the greater Philadelphia area provides many employment opportunities within commuting distance.
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Scientific analysis of radon levels in homes in Telford and many other Pennsylvania cities have found that 10% or more of homes contain dangerous levels of radon. Radon is a naturally occurring gas that can be removed from the house though radon mitigation.
On average, 20,000 Americans die each year from radon exposure. Most of the exposure happens in their own home, where radon has a chance to build up over time because it is trapped by the walls and foundation. The percentage of radon contamination in Bucks County homes can be very high. Radon in Telford affects on average 10-40% of all homes.
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