Today the Borough is a residential community with 1,693 residents according to the 2000 census. Commercial and industrial businesses are located along the Main Street corridor. An elementary school, library, post office, and a 6.47-acre park along the Perkiomen Creek inhabit the Borough. It is a gateway to the Perkiomen Trail, providing a wonderful recreational activity for the area.
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.
The Borough of Schwenksville remains committed towards revitalization efforts along with preserving the historical significance to provide a great community to work and live. Radon could be affecting you, as it is prevalent in Schwenksville.
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Scientific analysis of radon levels in homes in Schwenksville 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 Schwenksville affects on average 10-40% of all homes.
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