Radon variations in a Hungarian village

E. Tóth, F. Deak, C. S. Gyurkócza, Z. S. Kasztovszky, R. Kuczi, G. Marx, B. Nagy, S. Oberstedt, L. Sajó-Bohus, C. S. Sükösd, G. Toth, N. Vajda, E. Tóth, R. Kuczi

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A steady radon exhalation is assumed in most publications. In a village of North-East Hungary, however, high radon concentrations have been measured, differing strongly in neighbouring houses and varying in time, due to the interplay of geochemical phenomena.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)123-127
Number of pages5
JournalEnvironmental Geology
Issue number1-2
Publication statusPublished - May 1 1997



  • Geochemistry
  • Porosity
  • Radioactivity
  • Radon

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Water Science and Technology
  • Pollution
  • Soil Science

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Tóth, E., Deak, F., Gyurkócza, C. S., Kasztovszky, Z. S., Kuczi, R., Marx, G., Nagy, B., Oberstedt, S., Sajó-Bohus, L., Sükösd, C. S., Toth, G., Vajda, N., Tóth, E., & Kuczi, R. (1997). Radon variations in a Hungarian village. Environmental Geology, 31(1-2), 123-127. https://doi.org/10.1007/s002540050171