The European map of the geogenic radon potential.

  title={The European map of the geogenic radon potential.},
  author={Verena Gruber and Peter Bossew and Marc De Cort and Tore Tollefsen},
  journal={Journal of radiological protection : official journal of the Society for Radiological Protection},
  volume={33 1},
As part of its projected European Atlas of Natural Radiation (EANR), the Joint Research Centre (JRC) of the European Commission, in cooperation with research institutions and radioprotection authorities all over Europe, is currently developing a map of the geogenic radon potential. In an accompanying report the state of knowledge, mapping approaches and problems are discussed. We explain the rationale and the legal situation in Europe and present an overview on the main problems stemming from… CONTINUE READING