January 2021 is Radon Action Month in Illinois

Recognizing the importance of early detection and its impact on health, life and safety of all Illinois residents, Governor JB Pritzker proclaimed January 2021 as Radon Action Month in Illinois.  With this proclamation, the Illinois Emergency Management Agency is urging all residents to take time this month to test their home for radon. Read More...

The Illinois Emergency Management Agency Radon program staff informs Illinois citizens about the risks associated with radon and how to reduce radon levels in their homes. The Agency also licenses and regulates the individuals who provide radon measurement and mitigation to the public.

This section contains details about radon, county-specific radon information, lists of measurement and mitigation licensees, information for radon license applicants and license holders, and various radon publications.  

For simple answers to your Radon questions check out Take Action on Radon Website​ (a University of Illinois extension service)

Radon Contacts

For radon information by telephone call (800) 325-1245 (Information Line) or to speak to an IEMA Radon Program staff member call (217) 782-1325.

What you need to know about radon and your new home