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Mould in construction (when you encounter mould)

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This leaflet, illustrated with photos, provides basic information on the precautions that should be taken as regards moulds encountered during building and renovation work. Some species excrete toxic fungal spores and may cause health problems, but it is very difficult to tell which are harmful by the naked eye.

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Sector / Industry covered: 
ÉPÍTŐIPAR
Provider: 
Work environment council for the construction sector
Tasks covered: 
Construction
Biological hazard: 
Fungi
Hazard - health effects: 
Allergens
Toxic substances
Exposure route: 
Dermal contact
Inhalation
Substance Description: 

Fungi in buildings.

Prevention measures: 
Level 2. Technical measures, e.g. local exhaust ventilation
Level 2. Reducing / minimising the risk by organisational measures, e.g. reducing the number of workers exposed
Level 3. Reducing / minimising the risk by personal measures (PPE)
Purpose of the material: 
Awareness raising
Guidance
Target group: 
Supervisor
Workers

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