Radon is a naturally occurring radioactive gas that is colorless, odorless, and tasteless. Did you know it is also the 2nd leading cause of lung cancer?
You will start with a short term test, and depending on the results, you may need to conduct a long term test.
Available to Sibley County Residents
Short Term Radon Test Kit - Free
To get more information on radon, please contact Sibley County Public Health and Human Services at 507-237-4000.
Radon test kits are available to pick up during office hours.
Check your results online! If you received a short-term test kit from Sibley County Public Health and Human Services and have returned the kit to the lab for analysis, visit the Radon website and enter your test kit number in the box to receive your test results. (If the results have not yet been analyzed, be sure to check back in a few days.)
If you need to make home repairs, go to the Minnesota Department of Health website. Here you will find out more about Minnesota Radon Mitigation Contractors, including what to look for in a radon mitigation contractor, and what to look for in a quality mitigation system.
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and MN Department of Health recommend that all homes in Minnesota be tested for radon.