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How, where, and why mold grows in our homes, and what to do about it.
Photo by Lynn Christoffers (Right) Doug Gordon brought XSpor technology to the Island after witnessing its effectiveness in combating mold at his father's Connecticut home. Photo by David Welch You know the odor. Its that musty, dank, damp, earthy ...


How to Tell If There's Mold in Your House
The mold smell is caused by microbial volatile organic compounds (mVOCs), which are substances that are naturally produced by molds as they grow. EURœThe health effects of inhaling mVOCs are largely unknown,EUR says Burton, EURœalthough exposure to some ...


4 Easy Things You Can Do to Prevent Body Odor
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Electrolux to Settle Lawsuits About Front-Loaders With Mold
EURœAs part of the settlement, the company has denied and continues to deny any allegations that its front-load washers are defective with respect to odor, mold, or mildew issues, and at no time has Electrolux admitted any wrongdoing of any kind,EUR says ...


Will cleaning ducts help with moldy smell?
First of all, I love reading your column in the Ann Arbor.com newspaper. We have this problem in the home we have lived in for two years now. The house was built in 1987 and is a 1750-square-foot modular ranch over a walk-out basement. The problem is that ...


How the Smell of Your Home Could Be Making You Sick
She knew how much mold toxin we ordinarily get exposed to from mold in food, and she still knew that it was far greater than any we could breathe from spores in the air. But the smell of mold was another matter. Most things we can smell are volatile ...