FAQs About Biological Contaminant Remediation Page
What are biological contaminants?
Biological contaminants are living organisms such as:
- Mammal and bird antigens
Biological contaminants can cause inadequate air quality and damage to
the interior and exterior of your home. Additionally, these often-invisible
contaminants travel through the air,and tend to be left behind after flooding
or more localized problems such as sewage leaks, water leaks, or animal
and pest infestations.
Are biological contaminants harmful to my health?
Biological contaminants can be dangerous to your health if swallowed,
inhaled or absorbed into your body. Exposure to biological contaminants
can produce the following symptoms:
- Digestive Problems
- Shortness of Breath
- Watery Eyes
People who already suffer from allergies, lung disease or general breathing
problems are more susceptible to infection caused by biological contaminants
in the air.