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January Is National Radon Action Month

January is Radon National Radon Action Month. During January, the U.S. Surgeon General and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) …

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Mold Clean Up

Restoring your home after disaster can be difficult. That difficulty can be compounded if it includes cleaning up mold. …

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Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

When returning home and cleaning up after a disaster, make certain that everyone is wearing personal protective equipment (PPE). PPE …

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Returning Home After a Hurricane

Returning home after a major disaster can be emotionally devastating and physically dangerous. As you return, be prepared for …

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Indoor Air Quality in Your Home

This publication highlights potential indoor air quality concerns in homes.

2 days ago
Mold Growth on Ceiling Tiles

Preventing Mold in Your Home

This publication discusses how to prevent mold growth in the home environment.

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Removing Mold from Household Items

This publication provides recommendations for removing mold from most household items.

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Non-Honey Bee Stinging Insects in North Carolina

This article describes and defines the different types of insects that sting and are also …

4 days ago

Africanized Honey Bees: Some Questions and Answers

This factsheet answers basic questions about Africanized honey bees. (Part 3 of a 3-part series)

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Africanized Honey Bees: Prevention and Control

This factsheet provides basic information about prevention and control of Africanized honey bees prior to …

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Africanized Honey Bees: Where Are They Now, and When Will They Arrive in North Carolina?

This factsheet outlines the history, movement, distribution, and present status of the Africanized honey bee …

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Central North Carolina Planting Calendar for Annual Vegetables, Fruits, and Herbs

In central North Carolina almost any type of vegetable or fruit can be grown successfully …

6 days ago