Spores or molds on aluminum or glass?

Michael Witty mw132 at mole.bio.cam.ac.uk
Mon Sep 3 08:57:28 EST 2001


Dear Juan&Tricia,
                you need a friend with a microscope who could look at a
sample for you.  Regards, Mike.

On Sun, 2 Sep 2001, Juan&Tricia wrote:

> All,
>
> A good friend of mine who is an insurance adjuster asked me a question
> about which I have no answer....not my particular specialty. I was
> hoping someone here might know or point me out to someone who would.
>
> He would like to know if there is a spore or mold that attaches itself
> to vinyl or aluminum siding and/or glass. He says it is small, 1-2 mm in
> diameter and is difficult to remove. If there might be such a thing,
> what could be its genus, how is it spread, prevention methods and
> possible remedies?
>
> TIA
>
> P. Echeagaray
>




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