Granite does emit radiation?
I hear all these granite countertops that are so popular in kitchens today is issuing a certain amount radiation. I'm sure it's not much else would not be allowed, but I wonder: 1. Is this true? 2. If true, the amount of radiation?
You know, everything emits some radiation … the so-called background radiation and even your own body contributes to it. Granite undoubtedly contains some Radioactive elements and isotopes. It is unlikely to be enough there to hurt you … In fact, you could be more radioactive than granite …
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