EPA (UNITED STATES ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY):

•    Mold Website

•    An Office Building Occupant’s Guide to IAQ

•    Biological Contaminants

•    Building Air Quality: A Guide for Building Owners and Facility Managers

•    Floods/Flooding

•    Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Home Pages

•    IAQ in Large Buildings/Commercial Buildings

•    Creating Healthy Indoor Environments in Schools

•    Mold Remediation in Schools and Commercial Buildings

•    Fact Sheet: Flood Cleanup – Avoiding Indoor Air Quality Problems

•    A Brief Guide to Mold, Moisture and Your Home

CDC (UNITED STATES CENTER FOR DISEASE CONTROL):

•    Mold Website

•    General Mold Information

•    Cleanup and Remediation

•    Facts About Mold and Dampness

•    You Can Control Mold

•    Protect Yourself From Mold

•    Workplace Safety and Health

•    Mold Prevention Strategies and Possible Health Effects in the Aftermath of Hurricanes and Major Floods

•    Population-Specific Recommendations for Protection From Exposure to Mold in Buildings Flooded After Hurricanes Katrina and Rita

•    Related Issues

HEALTH RESOURCES

•    MEDICINENET: Describe your Mold Experience

•    MAYO CLINIC: Mold Allergy

•    ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH: Mold and Your Health

•    ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH: Moisture in the Home

•    Black Mold Exposure – THE MOVIE

•    AMERICAN COLLEGE OF ALLERGY, ASTHMA & IMMUNOLOGY: Mold Allergy

•    ASTHMA AND ALLERGY FOUNDATION OF AMERICA: Mold Allergy

•    WEB MD: Mold Allergy

•    AMERICAN ACADEMY OF ALLERGY, ASTHMA & IMMUNOLOGY: Mold Allergy

•    HEALTHLINE: The Allergen Lurking in Your House: Mold Allergy Symptoms

•    AMERICAN PHYTOPATHOLOGICAL SOCIETY: The Toxic Indoor Mold

•    PARADIGM CHANGE: Mold Toxins in Chronic Multisystem Illness

•    BIOTOXIN JOURNEY: Are You Moldy? – Mold Illness Test

CONTACT RESOURCES

American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (ACOEM)
(847) 818-1800  www.acoem.org  exiting epa
Referrals to physicians who have experience with environmental exposures (this is a members only service).

American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists, Inc. (ACGIH)
(513) 742-2020  www.acgih.org  exiting epa
Occupational and environmental health and safety information

American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA)
(703) 849-8888  www.aiha.org  exiting epa

American Red Cross
(202) 303-4498/800-REDCROSS/800-257-7575 (Español)
www.redcross.org  exiting epa
Repairing Your Flooded Home (PDF) (56 pp, 738 K) exiting epa, August 1992

American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air-Conditioning Engineers, Inc. (ASHRAE)
(800) 527-4723  www.ashrae.org  exiting epa
Information on engineering issues and indoor air quality

Association of Occupational and Environmental Clinics (AOEC)
(202) 347-4976  www.aoec.org  exiting epa
Referrals to clinics with physicians who have experience with environmental exposures, including exposure to mold; maintains a database of occupational and environmental cases.

National Pesticide Information Center
1-800-858-7378, 541-737-0761 (fax)
http://npic.orst.edu/index.html
email: npic@ace.orst.edu

A cooperative effort of Oregon State University and the EPA, this hotline offers science-based information about a wide variety of pesticide-related subjects and serves as a source of factual chemical, health, and environmental information about more than 600 pesticide active ingredients incorporated into over 50,000 different products registered for use in the United States since 1947.