13 Aug '13, 5pm

Green Cleaning in Action: Dry Ice Blasting and Environmentally Friendly Mold Removal

Green Cleaning in Action: Dry Ice Blasting and Environmentally Friendly Mold Removal

Mold growth frequently occurs both in commercial and residential buildings in any area that is prone to damp or leaks, and if not attended to promptly it can lead to health issues in people that regularly come into contact with the spores they release. There are various methods used to remove mold, however dry ice blasting is the most effective and environmentally friendly method available. Dry ice blasting is a relatively new cleaning method used to remove mold from walls and other surfaces. It works on the same principles as sand blasting, or blasting with other mediums such as soda or plastic beads that are fired under pressure by a jet of compressed air onto the surface that needs to be cleaned. However, dry ice blasting offers many benefits over these methods and other chemical methods of removing mold and other surface contaminants from substrates. Non-abrasive Unlik...

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