mold level Articles

  • Mold, Mold Growth and Buildings

    Concern about mold exposures in buildings continues to be a significant issue. The bottom line is that mold has been around for eons and is not going away.  It will grow whenever and wherever buildings get wet and materials suitable for mold growth are present.  The following paragraphs are meant to shed light on mold issues related to microbiology, health and safety, moisture control, ...

  • LDPE Molding

    These are 3 ideas that may lead to the root cause. 3% is not an acceptable scrap rate as some parts may have only a 5% profit margin. I wish you well. I believe the dye is added and I am finding out exactly how. No regrind is permitted. The carrier material and colorant is specifically intended for LDPE, but I am confirming this. LDPE was chosen for its flexibility because it ...


    By Aco Mold Manufacturing

  • Mold! mold! its everywhere! ...so what!

      Ubiquitous is my big word for the week.  Webster"s definition is “existing or being everywhere at the same time:  constantly encountered.” This describes the situation with molds.  They don"t magically appear or re-incarnate when conditions are right.  They ...

  • After the flood - preventing mold

    Beyond the direct water damage from a flood, there can be short term and long term problems with mold growth, whether the building is commercial or residential. The source of the water is the first important issue. Consider the following: 1.) If the flood is from surface water flooding such as heavy rains, hurricanes, and overflowing rivers this means dirt and debris. This ...

  • American vs China injection mold

    American injection mold builders still have an edge competing with overseas mold making shops even those owned by US investors & run by US professionals there. With smart decisions and efficient shop practices we are still world class in value oriented tooling. Although our politicians are not doing enough to make the playing field level for us. Lack of ...


    By Aco Mold Manufacturing

  • Familiar with the Symptoms of Mold and Ways to Deal

    Finding that you may have mold in your property can definitely lead you to experience numerous things. You could in the beginning feel uprising, irritation or possibly a feeling of getting overloaded. Putting the property available for sale may be the very first thing that jumps into the mind, but that ought to be a final resort. A lot of people, in fact, reside in a property with mold and don't ...


    By Executive Restoration

  • Gas-assisted Injection Molding technology

    Through gas-assisted injection molding,products with uneven wall-thickness can be produced.The products produced by gas-assisted injection molding not only can avoid the surface shrink mark, warp and distortion and consume very small amount of materials,but also are easy to be controlled.thus the outer surface of the products are very smooth and no air bubble.It is a technology which use the ...


    By Focare Mould Co.,Ltd.

  • Mold Remediation Guidance For Indoor Environment

    Remediation contractors are generally very conscientious, trying hard to bring each project to a condition where it will pass “clearance  testing” (the  Post-Remediation  Verification  [PRV] inspection) on the first try. Sometimes the cleaning attempts are unsuccessful. This will certainly cost the contractor additional cleaning ...

  • Controlling Mold Growth in Buildings Prevention and Control Strategies

      In background quantities, molds can be found everywhere-in air, water, our homes, our clothing and even on our pets. They are present in such small numbers that they don"t trigger reactions in humans, except in ultra-sensitive individuals. But, when molds find the right combination of ...

  • Got Attic Mold? Lets Talk Energy Conservation!

    It happens to countless homeowners around the end of the year – you make the annual visit to your attic to collect the holiday decorations and what do you find? Spots and blotches covering the bottom of the roof sheathing. Worse yet – it turns out to be attic mold! What does energy conservation have to do with mold in the attic? Well if you take a step back and consider how the house behaves as ...


  • Gas-assisted injection molding technical control

    The time and pressure of gas injection molding should be strictly controlled. The temperature of the molds should be stritly controlled,so that the cooling of thermoplastic in the cavity can be kept at an appropriate speed,which shall be of avail for the forming of gas cavity.So as a mould maker should be very good at the gas-assisted ...


    By Focare Mould Co.,Ltd.

  • Genetic diversity for pink snow mold resistance in greens-type annual bluegrass

    Unseeded annual bluegrass (Poa annua L.) is an important component of golf greens in many regions of Canada and the United States. Although this turfgrass species has desirable playing attributes, it suffers from susceptibility to environmental and biological stresses including subfreezing temperatures and snow molds. In this study, we compared 29 genotypes collected from golf greens located in ...

  • UVC approach stops mold, enhances IAQ for medical firm

    Though mold problems in buildings are often associated with humid, tropical climates, mold can occur virtually anywhere — even in our most northern states. At Medicine Lake Properties, a commercial building in Plymouth, MN, mold-related IAQ issues were causing problems in one of the office suites. The 3,500-sq-ft suite is leased to a medical company that uses the space for administrative ...


  • Why You Need a Carpet Shampooing Machine with Higher Pressure Levels for Commercial Applications?

    If you operate a contract cleaning business, you will often be hired to clean carpets in commercial areas. Therefore, cleaning contractors must invest in the right equipment, such as a high-quality carpet shampooing machine. Your equipment forms the lifeline of the business. Sturdy, durable, efficient machines will raise productivity, thereby raising profitability. A carpet shampooing machine ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Unfriendly cellar

    A client who had purchased a home noticed mold growing on furniture stored in their cellar as well as a musty smell when ever they were in the cellar. Investigation: The home is a sixty year old house nicely maintained and very clean with new paint and floor finishes on the inside. The heating system is a gas fired forced hot water system. There is no air conditioning. Relative humidity ...


    By Healthy Air Cape Cod

  • What`s In Your Christmas Tree?

    While bringing home that beatiful live Christmas tree may mark the beginning of the holiday season for many, the mold that thrives on its branches can trigger weeks of suffering for some. Live Christmas trees may bring more than the fresh pine scent of the holiday season into homes, according to a study by The American College of Allergy, ...


  • Survival and growth of foodborne microorganisms in processed and individually wrapped cheese slices

    The objectives of the research reported here were to determine the growth, survival, or inactivation of selected microorganisms on individually wrapped processed cheese (IWC) slices stored at 5°C and 22°C, and to compare quality indices. IWC slices were spot-inoculated with foodborne pathogenic bacteria (Listeria monocytogenes, Staphylococcus aureus, and Salmonella spp.), spoilage bacteria ...

  • Indoor air quality problems

    We have a number of employees in our office who have itchy, watery eyes, nasal congestion, headaches, lethargy and trouble concentrating. Most of the affected folks report they feel better at home and worse after they’ve been in the office for about an hour. We had the office tested for mold but nothing remarkable was found. What’s going on? While exposure to molds can certainly ...


    By Atlantic Environmental, Inc.

  • AgriAir Equipment Frequently Asked Questions

    FAQ's - Learn more about the benefits of AgriAir purifiers and our advanced air purification systems for greenhouse & garden  through our frequently asked questions. AgriAir is a state-of-the-art air purification device, specifically engineered to eliminate harmful mold, destroy odors, neutralize pollen, and sterilize the air – causing ZERO harmful side effects. Powerful oxidizing ...


    By AgriAir Equipment

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