Is black mold hazardous?

Answer On One Hand: Strachybotrys chartarumThe genus of mold people usually mean when they talk about "black mold" is Strachybotrys chartarum, which is toxic and can be hazardous. Black mold grows in mois... Read More »

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Rhode Island DEM Hazardous Materials and Hazardous Waste Regulations?

The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (RIDEM) regulates hazardous waste, as well as medical waste and waste oil. The RIDEM does not regulate hazardous materials that are usable pr... Read More »

Is hazardous material a hazardous waste?

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) defines hazardous materials as those materials that can cause death, damage, injury or long-term health problems. Hazardous materials find inclusion i... Read More »

Why do I have black mold?

Black mold, otherwise known as Stachybotrys Chartarum, is a greenish black fungus that if left unchecked can cause serious health problems for anyone living near the mold for a length of time. Pro... Read More »

How big is black mold?

Individual mold is usually microscopic so it can’t be seen with the naked eye. Molds, including the different kinds of black molds, are types of fungus that release spores and toxins. Spores that... Read More »