October 2, 2017

Institute of Geology and Geophysics of ANAS was compiled "Radon and human health"brochure. The brochure was prepared according to the "Radon Safety Research Program and measures aimed at radiation decrease in the Azerbaijan Republic for 2014-2018". The detailed information about natural radiation and its sources, radon gas hazardto human health, and impact reduction measures of radon gas on people are given there.

This brochure was prepared based on joint researches (since 2010) by Academician AkberFeyzullayev, Corresponding Member of ANAS ChingizAliyev, young scientists Farah Mahmudov and Rauf Bagirli.

The brochure may be useful for construction companies, specialists concerned in level reduction of radiation contamination, as well as for people living in places with elevated radon levels.

The brochure was written in Azerbaijan language and published by "Nafta-Press"publishing house.

Department of Public Relations

Institute of Geology and Geophysics of ANAS