The Relationship Between Mold & Air Conditioner Coils | Blog | MoldOff®

Mold & Air Conditioner Coils

There exists a little known, special relationship between mold and air conditioning coils.  Ironically, the air conditioning you rely on to keep your air fresh and healthy and cool in the summer, may be doing just the opposite. The coil of your air conditioner is always damp when it is running, which means it is an ideal environment in which mold can breed and thrive.

Toxic Substances: What Is Mycotoxin? | Blog | MoldOff®

What Is Mycotoxin?

A mycotoxin is a toxic substance produced by organisms in the fungus kingdom, commonly known as mold. Oddly enough, not all molds produce harmful toxins. In fact, many more molds are safe than the dangerous few. Beneficial molds produce medicine like penicillin and help cheese develop. In nature, hundreds of molds help break down leaves, trees and other organic material and turn it into nutrient rich soil.