Radon Test Kits

The New York State Department of Health does not currently have test kits available for purchase. You can purchase a short term radon test kit from your local hardware store or through a radon testing laboratory such as: Radon Testing Corporation of America, Alpha Energy, Accustar, AirChek, or EMSL.

Free Post Mitigation Test Kit

Free Radon In Air Testing for New York State residents who have had a radon mitigation system installed within a year. Contact us for information on obtaining a kit. To qualify for this program, the name and address of the mitigation contractor is required. Additional information requested but not required to obtain the free kit is as follows: the pre-system installation radon concentration, if an external company conducted the radon in air testing, name and address of the radon testing company, otherwise, indicate self-tested, and method of radon in air testing. NOTE: The post mitigation test should be done within the initial 30 days of system operation.

Free Radon Resistant New Construction Test Kit

Upon the purchase of a new home built in New York with radon resistant new construction, a radon test should be completed. Contact us for information on obtaining a kit. To qualify for this program, the name and address of the RRNC home builder is required.

Contact Us

Center for Environmental Health
Bureau of Environmental Radiation Protection
Empire State Plaza-Corning Tower, Room 1201
Albany, New York 12237
(518) 402-7556
radon@health.ny.gov