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GLRPPR Sector Resource: A Brief Guide to Mold, Moisture, and Your Home

Title:
A Brief Guide to Mold, Moisture, and Your Home

Abstract:
This guide provides information and guidance for homeowners and renters on how to clean up residential mold problems and how to prevent mold growth. You can prevent damage to your home and furnishings, save money, and avoid potential health problems by controlling moisture and eliminating mold growth. The contents of this guide include mold basics, mold cleanup guidelines, what to wear when cleaning up mold, mold prevention and control tips, information on "hidden mold" and references for further information. Also available in PDF format at http://www.epa.gov/iaq/molds/images/moldguide.pdf (Length: 20 pages).

URL:
http://www.epa.gov/iaq/molds/moldguide.html

Source:
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Resource Type:
Fact sheet/checklist

Date of Publication:
2002

Associated Sectors:

GLRPPR is a member of the Pollution Prevention Resource Exchange, a national network of regional information centers: NEWMOA (Northeast), WRRC (Southeast), GLRPPR (Great Lakes), ZeroWasteNet (Southwest), P2RIC (Plains), Peaks to Prairies (Mountain), WSPPN (Pacific Southwest), PPRC (Northwest).

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