Moulds are simple, microscopic organisms, present virtually everywhere, indoors and outdoors. Together with mushrooms and yeasts, moulds are collectively called fungi. Moulds exist to break down organic material and recycle nutrients in the environment. They need a food source to grow which can be any organic material, such as leaves, wood, paper, or dirt, plus [...]
10 Fast Facts About Mould
Mould, mushrooms and yeast are types of fungi. Fungi are found both indoors and outdoors. Mould can be different colours - furry, slimy or powdery. Some have musty, stale or earthy odours. Mould needs water, oxygen and food to grow. It can grow almost anywhere there is water, high humidity or damp conditions. Some people [...]
NSJ Enviro becomes an offical Zefon Distributor
It's official - NSJ Enviro is now an official distributor of the Zefon range of sampling media and air sampling pumps! Zefon International Zefon is a manufacturer and supplier of sampling equipment used to monitor indoor environmental, occupational health and safety conditions. Our superior quality, product knowledge and customer service sets us apart from the [...]
IAQ Radio Interview
David Lark is Principal Mycologist at NSJ Enviro located in Newcaslte, Australia. NSJ Enviro is one of Australia’s few laboratories specializing in environmental mycology as it relates to indoor environments and the health of occupants. Mr. Lark is a graduate microbiologist and professional mycologist with over 40 years experience in a variety of settings. He [...]
Trip to the USA!
David Lark NSJ Enviro's Mycologist is off on a trip to the USA on official business! His busy trip includes a presentations, and also a visit to Zefon. Keep checking back on nsjenviro.com.au to find out more about his trip in our blog section.
NSJ Enviro 2015 Christmas Shutdown
Our office and laboratory will close at 4pm on Wednesday 23 December 2015 and will reopen on Monday 4 January 2016. We understand that some genuinely urgent works will be needed during this time and can assist by providing a skeleton staffing to cover such emergencies. Urgent samples during this closure period will [...]