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Old 06-09-2019, 09:55 AM
Joey P is offline
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Originally Posted by Telemark View Post
Why not have carbon monoxide detectors? There are 200 deaths per year in the US due to carbon monoxide. How many due to radiation?
I'm not suggesting that we should be required to have radiation sensors on our cell phones, but to give a partial answer to your question, the EPA's best estimate for deaths due to radon induced lung cancer is 21,000 per year.