— The GREENGUARD Environmental Institute
(GEI) has launched a newly redesigned website featuring guidelines and advice for building owners to protect their property from moisture and mold growth, according to a press release
According to the release, the website will feature information on mold, moisture and indoor air quality, as well as an enhanced GREENGUARD Product Guide? featuring products that are mold-resistant and can help building owners own sustainability credits.
GEI Executive Director Henning Bloech said: "Taking the appropriate steps to prevent mold growth before it occurs is critical for builders and owners — from both a health and a financial perspective. GREENGUARD''s new and improved website — and, in particular, its Builders and Owners section — makes understanding and executing those steps easier than ever."
The website will also include a "Find Certified and Registered Buildings"
section, showcasing GREENGUARD Building Construction? Certified and registered buildings, as well as improved site navigability and a comprehensive frequently asked questions (FAQ) section, the release stated.
GEI is an industry-independent, third-party, not-for-profit organization that aims reduce people''s exposure to chemicals and other indoor pollutants, and its certification program uses a standard recognized by the American National Standards Institute
(ANSI), the release added.