Man C K, Yeung H S
Bibliographic info:
UK, Building and Environment, Vol 32, No 4, 1997, pp 351-354

The effects of cracks and holes on the exhalation of radon from concrete have been investigated. It was found that the total radon exhaled from concrete blocks was the same irrespective of the diameters of holes drilled into them, and irrespective of the number of holes drilled. Furthermore, the surface area of the concrete blocks did not have any effect on the total radon exhaled