|Mold can be a serious issue. For the average healthy individual, mold exposure can cause minor symptoms that are similar to an allergic reaction. However, mold can trigger an attack in people with asthma and can cause complications for people with compromised immune systems, so those individuals need to reduce their exposure. |
Get more information about mold from the EPA’s Mold Web site and by reading the following brochure.
Is Mold Affecting Your Health?
2011 Flooding & Mold Information: For information about mold caused by flooding, read the Nebraska Emergency Management Agency's Sept 22 News Release or visit the CDC's Mold After a Disaster webpage.
Nebraska Department of Health & Human Services
Division of Public Health, Environmental Health Unit
Office of Environmental Health Hazards & Indoor Air
Indoor Air Quality Program
301 Centennial Mall South
PO Box 95026
Lincoln, Nebraska 68509-5026
For general inquiries, contact:
Phone: (402) 471-1005
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