1. Sampling Overview
    1. Culturable air sampling
    2. Non-culturable air sampling
    3. Surface sampling
    4. Special cases
  2. Interpretation Overview
    1. Activity levels
    2. Weather conditions
    3. Condition of the area sampled
  3. Additional Information
    1. Spore trap air sampling
    2. Andersen or Biocassette air sampling
    3. Surface sampling – tape, swab, bulk
    4. Surface sampling – dust
  4. Environmental Reporter
  5. Ask Dr. Burge
  6. Allergen Glossary
  7. Food Microbiology Glossary
  8. Fungal Glossary
  9. Resources
 

Ask Dr. Burge – Archive

Dr. Harriet Burge: Curriculum Vitae
Dr. Burge's educational and academic background including: research experience, publications, presentations, awards, honors, and affiliations.

Particle Counters and Bioaerosols
Question: Can We Use Particle Counters As Indicators of Bioaerosols?

Sewage Clearance Sampling
Question: How To Perform Clearance Sampling?

Survival of Fecal Coliforms
Question: How Long Do Bacteria Survive in Indoor Sewage Spills?

Mycotoxins and Indoor Air
Question: Aren't Mycotoxins Part of the Indoor Air Problem?

Expert Witness Work
Question: What's The Best Way To Approach Expert Witness Work?

Ozone and Mold
Question: What Is the Latest on the Use of Ozone to Decontaminate Moldy Buildings?

Corrosion of Gas Pipes
Question: Is Bacterial Corrosion Destroying Our Infrastructure?

MoldScore
Question: Can I Use The MoldScore in Non-Residential Environments?

Fungal Aerosols Indoors
Question: How Long Do Activity-Generated Aerosols Last Indoors?

Bacteria in House Dust
Question: When Should I Use Bacterial Analysis of Dust?

Saving Valuables After A Flood
Question: How Can We Help Our Clients Save Their Valuables After A Flood?

Common Sense
Question: Common Sense in Environmental Investigations

Science vs. Practice
Question: Why Do I Need To Know All This Science?

Biolfilms
Question: What Are Biofilms?

Allergen Release
Question: Do Dead Spores Cause Allergies?

Surface Sampling
Question: Further Thoughts About Surface Sampling

Numerical Interpretation
Question: What Is the Proper Way to Interpret Mold Reports?

Watch the MoldScore Video
Watch the MoldScore video and the MoldRange video and learn from Dr. Harriet Burge.