ERIC Number: ED462827
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Mold in My School: What Do I Do?
National Clearinghouse for Educational Facilities, Washington, DC.
This publication provides information on the most important indoor mold-related health concerns and discusses how school districts can keep school facilities mold-free and avoid these problems. The document addresses when to be concerned, how molds cause health problems, symptoms caused by mold allergies, indoor molds that form toxins, who is most at risk, and basic voluntary guidelines for cleanup and prevention of all molds. (EV)
Descriptors: Child Health, Child Safety, Cleaning, Elementary Secondary Education, Hazardous Materials, School Safety, Symptoms (Individual Disorders)
National Clearinghouse for Educational Facilities, 1090 Vermont Ave., NW, Suite 700, Washington, DC 20005-4905. Tel: 888-552-0624 (Toll Free); Tel: 202-289-7800. For full text: http://www.edfacilities.org/pubs.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Clearinghouse for Educational Facilities, Washington, DC.