What is Mold Air Testing?
Mold air testing is a means of testing for the presence of mold by collecting a sample of spores in the ambient air. This test is typically performed when probable mold is not visible. The air sample is then sent to an accredited AIHA and NVLAP full-service environmental laboratory for evaluation.
What is Mold Tape Testing?
Mold tape testing involves taking a tape sample from the surface of the area which shows probable evidence. The tape sample is then sent to an accredited AIHA and NVLAP full-service environmental laboratory for evaluation.
Why Test for Mold?
People spend 90% of their lives indoors. The American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine states that only 10% of the population has "allergic antibodies to common inhalant molds." Further, symptoms of mold exposure include but are not limited to:
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