Recycling & Waste

Mold

Definition

Mold growth is encouraged by warm, humid conditions and can be a serious health concern. It can grow on building materials and personal belongings. For more information, visit the Minnesota Department of Health website.

Disposal

Research the contamination before taking action. The extent and cost of removing the mold may depend on the type, cause and time of mold growth. The US Environmental Protection Agency guide provides more information.