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.

Most molds use oxygen and consume organic matter wherever humidity and temperature are sufficient. When conditions are right, mold proliferates into colonies and mycotoxin levels climb. However, scientists are not sure why some molds produce these toxic substances. So far they have been able to tell, toxins are not necessary for growth or development of a mold.

Unfortunately, unless you are a scientist, it’s almost impossible to tell the safe molds from the ones that produce mycotoxins. That’s why it is important to kill mold down to the roots and prevent it from reoccurring.

Mold Off® is a safe, effective and “green” solution to your mold and mycotoxin problems. Mold Off® is eco-friendly, pH neutral and biodegradable and is safe for humans and pets and breaks down completely in the environment, and destroys mold at the source. You can feel comfortable knowing MoldOff will not cause any dangerous health issues. Best of all, Mold Off® can be used on almost any surface, from wood to vinyl, cloth to concrete, asphalt to astroturf and so much more.

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I am not sure that Mold Off® has ever been used to combat such a large-scale mold home-remediation project as this, as we took off lathe and plaster, ceilings… working from all angles. The question became, How much sweat equity are you willing to invest to make it happen? It cost us the $5,000 to have our contractor help us remove lathe and plaster – and to remediate some asbestos the environmental inspector had found – but the Mold Off® and safety / ventilation equipment was a minor investment compared to the estimates for the job to be contracted out. It has now been a year since our initial water-disaster, but our home is mold free, thanks to your product and advice. Thank you for giving our home back to us.

- Mold Off® Customer