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Editor's note: This article is the second in a two-part series and was produced as a project for The California Endowment Health Journalism Fellowships, a program of the University of Southern California's Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism.
RENO, Nev. — Californians are required to disclose the radon level in their home, if known, before transferring it to a new owner.
Nevadans are not.
In both states, renters are particularly vulnerable.
"There are no regulations to protect renters from radon in Nevada," said Susan Howe, radon education program director for the University of Nevada Cooperative Ex