Tag: sick building syndrome

Residential and Commercial Indoor Air Quality
April 2, 2020 Commercial,Indoor Air Quality,Real Estate Ben Fetzer

Environmental justice is the idea that all people deserve the same environmental protection from the law no matter their race, color, or religion. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) notes that this is a major goal not only for the external environment but also for internal environments. Commercial Indoor air quality (IAQ) is a large part

When an Employee Claims Toxic Mold in Your Building
September 8, 2019 Commercial,Indoor Air Quality Ben Fetzer

            Periodically in the news, you will find stories of very large lawsuits granted to claimants who have suffered from mold toxicity in a commercial building due to employee claims. This is one harmful consequence of mold growth for commercial building owners, but there are other consequences if the building owner is also the business

Can You Get Sick from Mold?
March 1, 2019 Indoor Air Quality,Mold Symptoms Ben Fetzer

It is pretty common knowledge that mold is bad for you, but much of the evidence for this is not conclusive because it is difficult to isolate mold as a sole reason for an illness to exist. When people are sick and mold is suspected, there are almost always other variables present that could be

Local News: Grocery Stores with Mold
November 1, 2017 Commercial,Indoor Air Quality,Mold Symptoms,News,Prevent Mold Ben Fetzer

Kansas City Grocery Stores with Mold It was in January of last year that my phone started going off. With reports of local grocery stores with mold problems. One of our leading grocery store chains; here in the Kansas City metro found themselves dealing with a big mold problem. Out of curiosity, I jumped into my truck