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09-26-2005, 07:18 PM
Bleach Found To Neutralize Mold Allergens

Researchers at National Jewish Medical and Research Center have demonstrated that dilute bleach not only kills common household mold, but may also neutralize the (http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2005/09/050925153158.htm#) mold allergens that cause most mold-related health (http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2005/09/050925153158.htm#) complaints. The study, published in the September issue of The Journal of Allergy (http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2005/09/050925153158.htm#) and Clinical Immunology, is the first to test the effect on allergic individuals of mold spores treated with common household bleach.