PART 1. GENERAL
- This mold remediation specification describes the work to be done at __________________________.
- The term “Owner” as used throughout this specification shall be interpreted as meaning __________________________, or their designated representative.
- The term “Consultant” as used throughout this specification shall be interpreted as meaning Indoor Sciences, Inc.
- The term “Contractor” as used throughout this specification shall be interpreted as meaning ___________________________.
The purpose of mold remediation is to return a space back to Condition 1 (normal fungal ecology), as defined by the Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC) Standard for Professional Mold Remediation S520.
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-American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA), Recognition, Evaluation, and Control of Indoor Mold, 2008
-EPA, Mold Remediation Guidelines in Schools and Commercial Buildings, US Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Air and Radiation, Indoor Environments Devision, 2001.
-Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification, IICRC S500, Standard and Reference Guide for Professional Water Damage Restoration, 2006
-Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification, IICRC S520, Standard and Reference Guide for Professional Mold Remediation, December 2008
-National Air Duct Cleaners Association (NADCA), Assessment, Cleaning, and Restoration of HVAC Systems (ACR 2013), 2013.
-New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Guidelines on assessment of fungi in indoor environments, Bureau of Environmental and Occupational Disease Epidemiology, New York, NY, 2008.