- THE MAGAZINE
The public, in general, is much more aware of health issues today than it was, say 40 years ago, and this may also be a factor. At any rate, for people who identify and clean up buildings with mold problems, business has grown tremendously over recent years. Those in the business say that while there are no federal or state guidelines governing the removal of mold, training is what is important in this line of work. Experts have recommended that remediators become accredited as asbestos abatement contractors because remediators have experience with air sampling and they utilize removal procedures akin to that of removing asbestos.