You will find a wide range of practice among mold remediation workers. There are multiple standards, guidelines and common practices that often conflict with each other. Fundamentals of Mold Remediation was written to synthesize this information and provide clear instruction on the current best practices. The book covers topics such as engineering controls, personal protective equipment, removal procedures, clearance testing, health effects, and more. The book was written by an internationally recognized expert who has trained thousands of mold professionals over the last two decades.
About the Author
Ian Cull, PE, CIH is a well-known speaker and consultant on topics related to indoor air quality, mold and building science. He is the author of 50 classes currently available in the Indoor Air Quality Association (IAQA) University. He has served as the Technical Director, Vice-President and board member of IAQA. He has 4,000 subscribers to his newsletter, "IAQ Website of the Month." Mr. Cull has developed and taught numerous seminars, webinars, certification courses and customized presentations reaching thousands in the US and beyond. Mr. Cull has been the principal instructor for the following courses: CIE Course, CMI Course, CIAQM Course, Fundamentals of Indoor Air Quality and HVAC, and many others. His in-depth knowledge in all aspects of IAQ, HVAC, building science, sampling, and remediation make him a highly respected and commended teacher. Mr. Cull's skill as an educator is based off his vast experience managing a large number of projects focusing on indoor air quality (IAQ). Mr. Cull first started in the field of IAQ in 1995 when working with Chelsea Group Ltd. He has assessed all building types ranging from large healthcare campuses to small apartment units. He has consulted on projects covering a wide range of projects involving indoor air quality parameters such as mold, radon, asbestos, ventilation, filtration, building science, tobacco smoke, sewage, odors, VOCs, allergens and more. Ian Cull has a Bachelor's of Science degree in Engineering from one of the country's top Environmental Engineering programs at University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana. He is a Licensed Professional Engineer (P.E.) and a Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH). He is also an Illinois licensed asbestos inspector and radon measurement professional. Ian Cull is a member of the Indoor Air Quality Association (IAQA), American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE), the American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA), ASTM International and the International Society of Indoor Air Quality and Climate (ISIAQ).