Stachybotrys chartarum

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Black Mold

A fungus associated with poor air quality indoors. Economically, it can be a concern when considering the purchase of a water damaged building. Its scientific name is Stachybotrys chartarum.

Stachybotrys chartarum

See black mold.

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Macrocyclic trichothecene toxins produced by Stachybotrys atra strains isolated in Middle Europe.
But the pattern is in fact a stylized representation of a Stachybotrys Atra spore.
Acute pulmonary hemorrhage in infants associated with exposure to Stachybotrys atra and other fungi.
In 1992, the New York City Department of Health published its Guidelines for the Assessment and Remediation of Stachybotrys atra.
Ballard and her family became ill when a leak in their Texas home allowed Stachybotrys atra, a toxic mold, to develop.
77) which would require the Commissioner of Health and Senior Services and the Commissioner of Community Affairs to educate residents to identify Stachybotrys atra mold, and to identify cleanup methods for mold infestations.
77) pending in the state Senate would require the Commissioner of Health and Senior Services and the Commissioner of Community Affairs to educate state residents to identify Stachybotrys atra mold, to investigate the health affects of Stachybotrys atra and to identify effective cleanup methods for mold infestations.
Their report, "Guidelines on Assessment and Remediation of Stachybotrys Atra in Indoor Environments," was issued in 1994.