Task

Your environmental consulting firm has been hired by the County DEP and the Ramford Real-estate Reclamation and Development Corporation (RRRDC) to work on these two cases. Your company will prepare a report for the case your company has been assigned addressing:

CASE 1 – Ramavalley Estates

  • The probable causes of the incident.
  • The extent of the potential problem.
  • The possible routes and effects of exposure to radon for people in Ramavalley Estates.
  • The risks of exposure to radon for humans; how to communicate them and educate the public.
  • Strategies for clean-up and reduction of exposure to radon in Ramavalley Estates.

CASE 2 – Pitchblende Estate

  • The probable causes of the elevated radon values.
  • The extent of the potential problem.
  • The possible routes and effects of exposure to radon for future residents of Pitchblende Estates.
  • The risks of exposure to radon for humans and how to communicate them and educate the public.
  • Strategies for mitigation and testing of the existing houses on the property and strategies for new construction to reduce the potential of exposure for the houses and apartments planned for Pitchblende.