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January 16, 2013: Healthy Homes

Join Kathleen Meil of Evergreen Your Home, Bobbi Harris of Washington Hancock Community Agency and Maria Donahue of Healthy Acadia for a dialogue about strategies for keeping homes warm and free of toxics materials.

Common Health airs the third Wednesday of every month from 10:00 – 11:00 AM only on WERU 89.9 and 99.9 FM. Learn more at www.commonhealth.org.

We invite your calls and email with questions and comments.


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Guests

Kathleen Meil, Marketing & Customer Relations Manager
Evergreen Home Performance, LLC
15 Tillson Ave., Rockland, ME 04841
207-594-2244
kathleen@evergreenyourhome.com

Evergreen Staff

Bobbi Harris, Director
Housing and Energy Services
Washington Hancock Community Agency
P.O. Box 299, Ellsworth, ME 04605
(207) 664-2424
bharris@whcacap.org

WHCA

Maria Donahue, MPH,MSW
Community Health Director
Healthy Acadia
PO Box 962
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
maria@healthyacadia.org.

Healthy Acadai

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Links:

Documents:

Everything You Need To Know About MOLD

  • Healthy and Affordable Housing: Housing and Asthma
    Practical Recommendations for Building, Renovating and Maintaining Housing:
    2001, Dr. Joseph Lstiburek and Terry Brennan.
  •  What You Need To Know About Mold
    Updated January 2002, Nathan Yost, MD,  Joseph Lstiburek, Ph.D, P.Eng. & Terry Brennan, MS. This article answers your questions about mold, what it is, where it grows, how it spreads, how can I prevent it.
  • Mold Testing
    January 2002, Nathan Yost, MD,  Joseph Lstiburek, Ph.D, P.Eng. & Terry Brennan, MS. Although this article is titled "Mold Testing" it actually tells you why testing for mold is usually not needed.
  • Mold Remediation in Occupied Homes
    January 2002, Nathan Yost, MD,  Joseph Lstiburek, Ph.D, P.Eng. & Terry Brennan, MS. This article provides both general guidelines for mold remediation as well as specific guidelines for the typical locations where mold is most often found in houses.
  • Mold: Causes, Health Effects and Clean-up
    January 2002, Nathan Yost, MD,  Joseph Lstiburek, Ph.D, P.Eng. & Terry Brennan, MS. This article briefly repeats some of the information in the other mold articles but also includes information on how to prevent mold in residential structures.
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