Tagged: mold

Toxic Mold Syndrome

Toxic Mold Syndrome

The original publication about pulmonary hemorrhage fueled concerns and speculation about the health effects of Stachybotrys chartarum or “black mold“. “Black mold” is indeed unsightly, but has not been identified as a cause of...

Aspergillus fumigatus

Aspergillus

What is Aspergillus Aspergillus is a group of molds, of which about 200 species have been identified. Aspergillus molds are found throughout the world and are the most common type of fungi in the...

Basement mold

Mold in Basement

One of the rooms in the house where you’ll most often see mold is the basement. This page tells you the common causes and the signs of mold in the basement. It also lets...

Aflatoxin Mycotoxins

Trichothecene Mycotoxins

Trichothecene is a type of mycotoxin produced by toxic molds. Trichothecene is one of the most notorious mycotoxins because trichothecenes are extremely toxic and because they are so difficult to destroy. Trichothecene and Toxic...

Flooded house and mold

Mold and Flooded Home

If your house has been in a flood there’s a good chance you will end up with a mold problem. However there are steps you can take to try to prevent mold growing in...

Hepa UV Ionizer Air Purifier

Air Purifier For Mold

Air Purifiers An air purifier can be a great help if you have mold allergies. Air purifiers filter mold spores and other allergens out of the air to help stop allergies. They also help...

how to remove mould?

Mold in Bathroom

Bathroom Mold Removal If mold has begun to grow in your bathroom you need to remove it immediately. You can use a sponge, cloth or scrubbing brush to clean mold off most bathroom surfaces...