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Health Risks Due To Inhalation of Fungal Mycotoxins


By Dave Gallup Chairman, EMLab P&K “Toxic mold” caused a flurry of media attention during the last 10 years and the resulting fear of “toxic mold” was a significant driver in the rapid growth of fungal IAQ investigations. In past issues of the Environmental Reporter we have discussed some of the adverse health effects that […]

Can Mold Be Safely Left Inside Walls?


By Dr. Harriet Burge EMLab P&K Chief Aerobiologist and Director of Scientific Advisory Board This ends up being a question of relative risk, and a complicated one at that. First, in the ideal situation, all the mold growth would be removed, either by removal of the growth itself, or of the material supporting the growth. […]