HOUSES IN SEVERAL STATES HAVE HIGH CONCENTRATIONS OF RADON.

Award Information
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services
Branch: N/A
Contract: N/A
Agency Tracking Number: 4803
Amount: $50,000.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 1986
Solicitation Year: N/A
Solicitation Topic Code: N/A
Solicitation Number: N/A
Small Business Information
26 Howard Street, Piscataway, NJ, 08854
DUNS: N/A
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 DR G N PATEL
 PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR
 (201) 968-6650
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Abstract
HOUSES IN SEVERAL STATES HAVE HIGH CONCENTRATIONS OF RADON. RADON AND ITS DAUGHTERS CAN CAUSE CANCER, AS THEY EMIT APLHAPARTICLES. THERE IS AN URGENT NEED FOR A DEVICE FOR MONITORING RADON. A NOVEL DEVICE FOR MONITORING VERY LOW CONCENTRATIONS OF RADON AND ITS DAUGHTERS IS PROPOSED IN THIS PROJECT. THE DEVICE WILL BE BASED ON SEVERAL PROVEN CONCEPTS. IT WILL BE SIMPLE, SMALL, ACCURATE, HIGHLY SENSITIVE, AND EASY TO USE AND WILL MONITOR 1 PCI OF RADON.

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