Categories of Mold:
• Allergenic Mold: Black and green colored molds fall into this category.
They can have devastating effects on asthmatic individuals. The spores
they emit are allergens, and may cause the symptoms described earlier.
• Pathogenic Mold: This type of mold can cause diseases, especially
to the respiratory system, for persons with weakened immune systems or
• Toxic Mold: Toxic mold, most commonly referred to as black mold,
is poisonous when inhaled or touched, and has been linked to cancer in