TITLE

RSMC ANNOUNCES SUCCESSFUL "MOLD AWARENESS" MONTH

PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
Walls & Ceilings;Oct2010, Vol. 73 Issue 10, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article announces that the Responsible Solutions to Mold Coalition had a successful Mold Awareness Month in August 2010 by reminding builders and homeowners that building green means building dry.
ACCESSION #
54056409

 

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