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Mold & Mildew Cleanup
Mold can quickly set in and become a serious problem after a flood. Please read the information below for procedures on dealing with mold.


Mold: General Cleanup Procedures
Developed in conjunction with the County of Santa Clara Environmental Health Department, this handout provides detailed instructions on items to discard, the safety equipment and procedures for cleaning up mold, and how to work with a contractor who provides professional mold remediation:

Mold: Protecting Indoor Air Quality
The federal Environmental Protection Agency has developed the following information on how to protect indoor air quality from mold and bacteria:


Other resources on mold cleanup include:

County of Santa Clara Department of Environmental Health:  https://www.sccgov.org/sites/cpd/programs /mold/Pages/home.aspx

California Department of Public Health:
http://www.cdph.ca.gov/programs/IAQ/Pages/IndoorMold.aspx.