Microorganisms in Home and Indoor Work Environments: Diversity, Health Impacts, Investigation and Control, Second Edition, 2nd Edition (e-Book) book cover

Microorganisms in Home and Indoor Work Environments

Diversity, Health Impacts, Investigation and Control, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

Edited by Brian Flannigan, Robert A. Samson, J. David Miller

CRC Press

539 pages

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In 2007, scientists estimated the direct cost of diseases associated with mould and dampness on the US population to be in the range of 4 billion dollars, and the indirect costs of lost work and school days are gauged even higher. The US Centers for Disease Control recently concluded that elimination of moisture and mouldy materials in the home def

Table of Contents

Microorganisms in Air. Microorganisms in Homes and Work Environments. Airborne Microorganisms and Disease. Microbiological Investigation of Indoor Environments. Common and Important Species of Actinobacteria and Fungi in Indoor Environments. Appendix: Glossary of Mycological Terms. Index.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
NAT011000
NATURE / Environmental Conservation & Protection
SCI026000
SCIENCE / Environmental Science
TEC009060
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Industrial Engineering
TEC017000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Industrial Health & Safety