"MOLD ACTS AS A PENETRATING AGENT TO THE BODY SYSTEM, WHICH LOWERS THE THRESHOLD LIMIT VALUE OF THE IMMUNE SYSTEM, THEREBY ALLOWING OPPORTUNISTIC DISEASES TO FLOURISH."
- DR. ALEX DELGADO, Doctoral Member of the American Academy of Environmental Medicine
AMMA Operating Guidelines and Mold AwarenessAMMA2019-09-23T22:51:50-04:00
AMMA Operating Guidelines and Mold Awareness
Professional members of the American Mold & Moisture Association perform a variety of services that impact the general public. Whether the modalities be mold remediation, building sanitation, mechanical contracting, moisture and home inspections or the construction of multi-family properties and commercial facilities; this will have a direct impact on the occupied spaces of the communities we seek to support and the quality of life for those occupants. We aim to educate the public to be well informed and offer innovative approaches to support their well-being. The services provided by our professional members require a commitment to public health, safety, and welfare. Our professionals must adhere to the highest principles of integrity and ethical conduct. AMMA professionals operate within the standard guidelines set forth by the United States Environmental Protection Agency, Mold Remediation in Schools and Commercial Buildings, https://www.epa.gov/mold/mold-remediation-schools-and-commercial-buildings-guide, and the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene “Guidelines in Assessment and Remediation of Fungi in Indoor Environments Guidelines on Assessment and Remediation of Fungi in Indoor Environments, New York City Department of Health & Mental Hygiene