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Worker and Employer Guide to Hazards and Recommended Controls

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This document was developed by EPA, Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), National Institutes of Health (NIH), and the Occupational and Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).  The document summarizes basic procedures for mold remediation after flooding and other disasters with an emphasis on worker protection. 

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