mould, definition of


A coating or discoloration caused by various saprotrophic fungi that develop in a damp atmosphere on the surface of stored food, fabrics, wallpaper, etc.

EcoWho Articles where 'mould' used:
  • Mould Prevention, do it yourself tips
    Preventing mould in your house without using expensive chemicals or solutions, managing it the DIY way.
  • Low Allergen Building Design
    Low allergen design is a whole building approach that aims to reduce and avoid all known allergens, and to minimize the conditions in which they occur. This article shows you how.
News & Blog articles where 'mould' used:
  • INFOGRAPHIC: The ultimate guide to mold removal
    Mold (or mould, as Canadians and UK folks spell it) loves to lurk in various nooks around the house. From shower curtains and walls to shoes and coats, all different kinds of mold can spring up at any time, even in winter! In fact, winter is a great time...
  • INFOGRAPHIC: How polluted is the air in your home?
    How clean is the air in your home? Although you might not be aware of them, it's possible that many pollutants are swirling around your living space and affecting your health...

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