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"Mold grows in many sizes, textures, and colors such as white, black, green, blue, and orange. Spores are released by mature mold that varies in color, or may not be colorful at all. Each mold growth can be different.
Spores from mold growth, while natural, can also pose health risks. Some people, with or without allergies, are very sensitive to mold or may become sensitive to mold from single or repeated exposure. Molds, mold spores, and pieces of mold may impact a person's health by causing minor irritations such as a runny nose or itchy, watery eyes to major health concerns such as difficulty breathing, asthma attacks, infections, fever, and major skin irritations." (epa.gov)
Managers must carefully inspect for mold each week as they conduct clean checks. Bathroom and closet walls and ceilings, windows, sills, and casings are the areas where mold is most commonly found. Students should keep bathroom fans running for at least thirty minutes after they shower to remove any excess moisture.