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GLRPPR Sector Resource: Mold Remediation in Schools and Commercial Buildings

Title:
Mold Remediation in Schools and Commercial Buildings

Abstract:
Concern about indoor exposure to mold has been increasing as the public becomes aware that exposure to mold can cause a variety of health effects and symptoms, including allergic reactions. This document presents guidelines for the remediation/cleanup of mold and moisture problems in schools and commercial buildings; these guidelines include measures designed to protect the health of building occupants and remediators. It has been designed primarily for building managers, custodians, and others who are responsible for commercial building and school maintenance. This document is also available as a text searchable HTML document on EPA’s web server at: http://www.epa.gov/mold/mold_remediation.html. (Length: 54 pages)

URL:
http://www.epa.gov/mold/pdfs/moldremediation.pdf

Source:
US EPA Indoor Environments Division

Resource Type:
Article/report

Date of Publication:
March 2001

Associated Sectors:

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