Maintaining relative humidity above 65% and a temperature of 25°C-27°C is considered optimal for a majority of mold to grow in today’s buildings. Tampa, FL — Mold is a symptom produced by certain filamentous fungi which belong to a heterotrophic group of microorganisms. It appears as rough or smooth patches of various colors, shape and dimensions […]

The outcome of good housekeeping practices for environmental infection control in healthcare facilities also enables assistance in the event of emergencies caused by infectious agents that may also include antimicrobial resistant organisms. Clearwater, FL — A healthcare facility may have to deal with issues related to animate and inanimate entities of surrounding environments. These issues are […]

Case in point: dirty or clogged commercial evaporator coils. Simply performing a deep cleansing with PURE-Steam coil Cleaning and Flushing can dramatically reduce energy costs, while improving in indoor air quality and with no chemicals. Tampa, FL — Rising energy costs, lower maintenance budgets and decreased indoor air quality are challenges facing every facility manager across […]

With rising energy costs, lower maintenance budgets and decreased indoor air quality every facility manager across the country is faced with how to deal with the new challenges.  New York, NY – Let’s start with a 157% return on investment (ROI).  Where on earth can someone get this kind of return?  Not a savings account, not the stock […]

With ‘‘health care–associated infection’’ or ‘‘HAI’’ also known as nosocomial infections within healthcare facilities on the rise, adopting the PURE-Steam coil cleaning and HVAC cleaning process has helped keep the hospitals airstream clean and sterile. Tampa, FL – What does Roper St Francis (SC),  St. Anthony’s Hospital (FL),  Oak Hill Hospital (FL),  Lakeland Regional Medical Center (FL), […]

Formaldehyde, a colorless, pungent-smelling gas, can cause watery eyes, burning sensations in the eyes and throat, nausea, and difficulty in breathing in some humans exposed at elevated levels (above 0.1 parts per million). Formaldehyde: Formaldehyde (HCHO) is considered a strong irritant and potent sensitizer. Inhalation of large amount of HCHO can cause severe irritation of […]

Coloration and toxicity are two separate trends in mold. The coloration of mold is governed by pigmentation, physiological activity and genetics of the organism Tampa, FL — Mold has become an issue of increasing concern to the general population as lawsuits, media attention and misinformation fuel fires of hysteria.  To further complicate matters, a lack of education […]

Part of the GREEN AHU Restoration Pure Air Control Services uses a proprietary steaming and flushing system called PURE-Steam Coil Cleaning process. Tampa, FL — Building Remediation Sciences, a division of Pure Air Control Services, a national leading provider of indoor air quality HVAC remediation and mold removal services in the US, provides commercial and residential GREEN AHU […]

Toxicological evidence obtained in vivo and in vitro supports these findings showing the occurrence of diverse inflammatory and toxic responses after exposure to microorganism including their spores, metabolites and components isolated from damp buildings In today’s buildings microorganisms present a distinct challenge for those who manage and occupy them and are key components of bio-aero-pollution […]

During a recent study of the Halo Disinfection System™ (HDS) system at Pennsylvania Hospital, a 496-bed urban teaching hospital in Philadelphia, PA, infection control experts cut the rate of C. diff infections by 66% after deploying the HDS system in patient rooms, operating rooms and treatment areas. Tampa, FL — Building Health Check, LLC, a reseller […]