Airborne 222Rn concentration in Cypriot houses.

@article{Christofides1993Airborne2C,
  title={Airborne 222Rn concentration in Cypriot houses.},
  author={S. Christofides and G. Christodoulides},
  journal={Health physics},
  year={1993},
  volume={64 4},
  pages={
          392-6
        }
}
Studies from a pilot survey in 89 houses in Cyprus show that the arithmetic mean for the housing stock is about 7 Bq m-3 and the annual effective dose equivalent to the population from radon progeny is < 330 microSv y-1. Four houses have values > 30 Bq m-3, corresponding to two standard deviations from the mean value. The highest value recorded was 78 Bq m-3. These results are considerably lower than those of other countries reported in the literature. Radon concentrations in houses is… Expand
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