The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI) is an international professional organization with more than 6500 members. Visit American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI).
Wood Decay Resources
For useful information and assistance with the diagnosis and evaluation of wood decay, refer to the following website: Fungal and Decay Diagnostics, LLC: Dr. Harold Burdsall, Jr., mycologist and forest pathologist in Wisconsin, is an expert in the identification of wood decay fungi.
Directory of Mold Testing Professionals and Companies
Directory of Canadian companies offering mold testing services, No longer exists.
New Info Article – Non-viable Fungal Air Sampling Alone May Not Be Adequate. Click here to read. Limitations and Considerations in Air Sampling, Sample Analysis and Result Interpretation for Airborne Mould Spores Inoculum, September 2004.
Mold Guidelines and Other Resources
Guidance for Clinicians on the Recognition and Management of Health Effects Related to Mold Exposure and Moisture Indoors The University of Connecticut and USEPA Fungal Contamination in Public Buildings: Health Effects and Investigation Methods Health Canada – This document is a revision of an earlier version published by Health Canada and the Federal-Provincial Advisory Committee on Environmental and Occupational Health (CEOH) in 1995. Mould Guidelines for the Canadian Construction Industry Canadian Construction Association (CCA) – Recent release of CCA 82. Hard copies can also be purchased from your local construction associations. Guidelines on Assessment and Remediation of Mold in Indoor Environments New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
1. All About Fungi 2. All About Bacteria 3. MBL Online Store For Sampling Media 4. Mould Facts 5. Mold and Bacteria Facts 6. Mold & Bacteria Consulting Laboratories- Western Region
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