Dr Jack Caravanos talks on YouTube about Mold Contamination Hurricane Sandy: Assessment & Control

February 25, 2013

Understanding basic mold growth is essential for controlling this microbial hazard. This short primer is intended to provide the most basic information on environmental mold contamination, says Professor Jack Caravanos from the CUNY School of Public Health at Hunter College.


Some basic pointers on proper N95 particulate filtering facemask respirators used by volunteers, workers and residents for Hurricane Sandy cleanup. Professor Jack Caravano


Additionally, Dr. Caravanos will be providing 3 hour Mold Awareness and Safety Training sessions throughout the affected areas of NYC.

– The training schedule is posted at
– All sessions are free and each participant gets a bag of Personal Protective Equipment and cleaning supplies.