Penicillium is a ubiquitous soil fungus that prefers cool and moderate climates. It is also commonly found in homes and buildings that have suffered water damage and subsequent mold growth. In fact, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), “The most common indoor molds are Cladosporium, Penicillium, Aspergillus, and Alternaria.”
“Penicillium is commonly present wherever organic material and moisture are available,” reported Paul Cochrane, President of Cochrane and Associates, the company behind the IAQ Video Network and the new public outreach video. “Many species of Penicillium can thrive in low humidity environments. This allows them to grow in numerous indoor environments where other types of fungi may not proliferate. We hope this video helps to educate people about ways to protect their family’s health from this indoor air quality contaminant.”
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This educational video was sponsored by a number of organizations and leading industry professionals that help protect the public’s health. Sponsors include: EMSL Analytical, LA Testing, UltraViolet Devices, EC2, Sussex Environmental Health Consultants, Mycometer, IAQ Index, IAQ Services USA, Legends Environmental Insurance Services and the Institute for Safety and Health Management (ISHM) to name a few.
To learn more or to inquire about IAQ Video Network advertising sponsorship opportunities, please visit www.IAQTV.com or www.cochraneassoc.com, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (602)510-3179.
About Cochrane & Associates, LLC & the IAQ Video Network
Cochrane & Associates is a business development, public relations and marketing consulting firm that specializes in the environmental, HVAC, mold and indoor air quality industries. The company has worked with many of the industries’ leading institutions and companies and continues to be an innovator in the industry. They are also the innovators behind the IAQ Video Network.