Mold Closes College Dorm

by admin on October 28, 2011

This is crazy!  Every other day there is more news about an elementary school or college closing due to a major mold problem.  This time students were required to leave their dorm and go live on a cruise ship.  Not a bad deal at all:

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Mold Remediation in Schools

by admin on October 27, 2011

The United States Environmental Protection Agency has put together an excellent outline on Mold Remediation in Schools. The guide includes the following topics:

  • Prevention
  • Remediation Plan
  • Hidden Mold
  • HVAC System
  • Cleanup Methods
  • Equipment
  • Containment
  • Introduction to Molds
Make sure to take a look at the EPA has to say about Mold Prevention and the growing mold problem in our schools.  EPA Mold.

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Mold and Mildew Growth in Illinois Due to Flooding

October 26, 2011

A short video about the increased reports of mold and mildew due to this year’s flooding.

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How to Prevent Mold after a Flood

October 25, 2011

This presentation presents a few tips on preventing mold growth after a flood. For more tips check out a recent article about preventing mold after Hurricane flooding. Prevent Mold After Flood View more presentations from flagshipcenter

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How to Avoid Mold Growth Conditions

October 24, 2011

Learn how to avoid mold growth conditions. Here are a few tips: Mold Growth Conditions View more presentations from flagshipcenter

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Getting That Moldy Smell Out of Your Clothes

October 23, 2011

Check out a few tips on getting mold and mildew smells out of your clothes and fabrics. Getting Moldy Smell Out of Clothes View more presentations from flagshipcenter

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Losing Revenue Due to Mold?

October 22, 2011

A recent story noted that a US college was losing $5,000 a month in revenue from empty housing units infected with mold.  Flood conditions are causing major universities to suffer from mold infestations.  This is taxpayer dollars going to waste.  What can be done? Mold Prevention Here are 6 more mold prevention tips for around […]

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Mold Problem Costs Ann Arbor $66K

October 21, 2011

Ann Arbor to shell out $66 thousand to clean up mold from a Feb 16 flood.  Mold is such a common problem after flooding that you would think flood victims would invest in cleaning thoroughly after a flood, but it just doesn’t happen.  Ann Arbor City Hall and Police Department are just one of the […]

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Black Mold Movie?!?

October 20, 2011

Just saw this movie trailer for a documentary on Black Mold Exposure. This documentary, Black Mold Exposure, won the People’s Choice Award at Fall Indie Fest 2010.

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Mold Infests Elementary Schools

October 19, 2011

Mold is relentless!  The recent wet weather coupled with leak issues have caused 3 elementary schools in one district to close down for cleanup.  This is a major health concern for students who were exposed to the mold, but it is also a major financial concern for ailing school districts.  The cost of the actual […]

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