Mold Forces Shutdown of Alabama Elementary School


Gradually, it is being understood by more people that mold can negatively impact the indoor air quality of a building, causing short or long-term harm to those within it, breathing the contaminated air.

This was finally realized in Shelby County of Alabama where Montevallo Elementary School was shut down due to a mold problem that was impacting the health of children.

School is being maintained in portable buildings until the problem is resolved through appropriate mold remediation.

Original article:
http://blog.al.com/spotnews/2012/10/shelby_county_school_board_tak.html

 

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This article was written by Heather Reynolds

Heather is Certified Industrial Hygienist through the American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA). A Biology graduate of the University of California, Berkeley, she has dedicated her field of study to Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) with a focus on fungi (mold) and allergens such as dust and pollens.

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