Mold Problems in Public Schools | Blog | MoldOff®

Mold Problems in Public Schools

According to the Environmental Protection Agency, molds can be found almost anywhere; they can grow on virtually any organic substance, as long as moisture and oxygen are present. Mold can grow on paper, cloth, carpet, wood, tile, insulation — anywhere there is a warm, damp environment. Schools and commercial buildings are particularly susceptible to mold

What is Toxic Mold and How to Remove It | Blog | MoldOff®

What is Toxic Mold and How to Remove It

Toxic mold is a type of mold that produces hazardous byproducts called mycotoxins. The mold itself isn’t toxic or poison, however the byproducts are and those toxins can affect your health. Individuals with asthma and other respiratory problems are very likely to have reactions to many types of mold, but experts believe that mycotoxins can