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Last Edited: 8/13/2001

Stachybotrys chartarum (atra) ? a mold that may be found in water-damaged homes
Written: 2000

A fact sheet designed for general audiences describing growth characteristics of the mold, Stachybotrys chartarum. Also describes possible health effects from exposure to this mold, methods to prevent occurrence and recommendations for clean-up methods.

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