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EPA Moisture Control Guide 2013

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www.epa.gov/iaq/moisture Appendix G – Dampness & Mold Evaluation 2. A Visual Basic© data entry application to enter data collected from hard copy evaluation forms for electronic record keeping and reports. Data is stored in a Microsoft Access© database. The software may also be implemented on PC-based tablets. The software is under development. Once completed, the software will be made available at http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/indoorenv/mold. html. The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) has developed an observational assessment tool for dampness and mold in buildings. As of October 1, 2013, the tool was in review to become an official NIOSH document. The goal of the tool is to provide information for motivating remediation, prioritizing intervention, and evaluating remediation effectiveness. The tool consists of: For additional information or to receive a form and instructions for use, contact moldsheet#1@cdc.gov (mailto: moldsheet#1@cdc.gov). 1. A form used to evaluate signs of dampness, water damage, mold growth, and musty odors in rooms and areas throughout the building. Figure G-1 NIOSH Dampness and Mold Assessment Form for Schools G-1

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