Radon Map for Workplaces

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This map shows those areas where radon tests are required in workplaces. These areas are shown in red. This map is based on the radon risk map of Ireland. It is based on an analysis of indoor radon measurements plus geological information including, bedrock type, quaternary geology, soil permeability and aquifer type.

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Theme Health
Date released 2022-05-05
Date updated 2023-04-14
Dataset conforms to these standards The INSPIRE Directive or INSPIRE lays down a general framework for a Spatial Data Infrastructure (SDI) for the purposes of European Community environmental policies and policies or activities which may have an impact on the environment.
Rights notes {"no limitations",https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/,license,https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/,license}
Update frequency Never
Language English
Landing page http://gis.epa.ie/geoserver/EPA/wms?service=WMS&version=1.1.0&request=GetMap&layers=EPA%3ARadonMapforWorkplaces&bbox=17953.838999999687%2C20000.065799999982%2C334497.9341000002%2C459878.4633000009&width=552&height=768&srs=EPSG%3A29902&styles=&format=image%2Fpng
Geographic coverage in GeoJSON format {"type":"Polygon","coordinates":[[[-10.47472, 51.44555],[-10.47472, 55.37999], [-6.01306, 55.37999], [-6.01306, 51.44555], [-10.47472, 51.44555]]]}
Spatial Reference Systems (SRS) TM65 / Irish Grid (EPSG:29902)
Vertical Extent {"maxVerticalExtent": "1014", "verticalDomainName": "EPSG Projection 5731 - Malin Head height", "minVerticalExtent": "0"}
Provenance information The map is based on one published by Elio et al (2017). Details can be found here: Logistic regression model for detecting radon prone areas in Ireland - ScienceDirect An independent validation of this methodology was carried out by the EPA Analytics team before the map was adopted. A report of this analysis is available from the EPA.
Period of time covered (begin) 1989-01-03
Period of time covered (end) 1992-12-23