21 episodes

Welcome to IEP Radio!

We are your educational resource regarding everything Indoor Environmental Quality related!

IEP Radio interviews leading experts in the field of functional medicine, environmental assessment, and remediation! We discuss how illness and exposure relate, as well as environmental assessments, remediation/cleaning, and ways to create or maintain a cleaner indoor environment.

Learn about hot topics such as:
-Chronic Illness & Low-Dose Environmental Exposure Concerns
-Water Damage and Damp Conditions
-Volatile Organic Compound (VOC) Concerns
-Contaminant Sources & Locations
-Environmental Remediation and Cleaning
-Improving the Health of Your Home

More information is available on our website, iepradio.com

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Welcome to IEP Radio!

We are your educational resource regarding everything Indoor Environmental Quality related!

IEP Radio interviews leading experts in the field of functional medicine, environmental assessment, and remediation! We discuss how illness and exposure relate, as well as environmental assessments, remediation/cleaning, and ways to create or maintain a cleaner indoor environment.

Learn about hot topics such as:
-Chronic Illness & Low-Dose Environmental Exposure Concerns
-Water Damage and Damp Conditions
-Volatile Organic Compound (VOC) Concerns
-Contaminant Sources & Locations
-Environmental Remediation and Cleaning
-Improving the Health of Your Home

More information is available on our website, iepradio.com

    IEP RADIO #21 ACCA & HVAC CLEANING

    IEP RADIO #21 ACCA & HVAC CLEANING

    Air Conditioning Contractors of America (ACCA)
    HVAC Ductwork & Component Cleaning
    Special Guests: Matt Akins
    Manager of HVACR Education

    https://www.acca.org/home
    https://iepradio.com/

    IN THIS EPISODE WE DISCUSS:

    -History & Purpose of ACCA

    -Overview of ACCA Resources to help locate an HVAC contractor
    https://hvac-contractors.acca.org/locator?_ga=2.98754651.414902729.1588224296-125778501.1587997943

    -Standards for the HVAC Contractor (maintenance)
    https://www.acca.org/HigherLogic/System/DownloadDocumentFile.ashx?DocumentFileKey=1c10da6f-a93b-413c-aeb2-1dc66d7d9168&forceDialog=0

    -Overview of ACCA Standard 6 (Restoring the Cleanliness of HVAC Systems)
    https://www.acca.org/HigherLogic/System/DownloadDocumentFile.ashx?DocumentFileKey=4b0500b6-eed0-49d6-a87c-99a56b128a20&forceDialog=0
    -Visual Assessment of HVAC System
    -Cleaning Approaches
    -Post Cleaning Verification options
    -When to involve a 3rd party Indoor Environmental Professional to help assessment your HVAC system

    -General comparison between ACCA Standard 6 and NADCA ACR 2013 document
    http://acrstandard.nadca.com/

    • 53 min
    IEP RADIO #20 COVID - 19 & THE PRV BOOK

    IEP RADIO #20 COVID - 19 & THE PRV BOOK

    A brief discussion on COVID-19 &
    The PRV Book: Post Remediation Testing & Verification for Mold and Bacteria (5th Edition)
    Special Guests: Dr. Robert & Gail Brandys

    https://www.oehcs.com/post_remediatio...
    https://iepradio.com/

    IN THIS EPISODE WE DISCUSS:
    -COVID-19 and disinfecting considerations (not a detailed plan)
    -How the PRV book is helpful for IEPs and remediation companies when it comes to develping a PRV plan/process
    -Personal experiences and examples to learn from

    • 1 hr 19 min
    IEP Radio #19 Contents Cleaning With Ralph E Moon PhD

    IEP Radio #19 Contents Cleaning With Ralph E Moon PhD

    Contents Cleaning
    A review of "mold-contaminated" fabrics

    Special Guest: Ralph E. Moon, PhD
    https://clmmag.theclm.org/home/author...
    https://ascelibrary.org/doi/book/10.1...
    https://www.linkedin.com/in/ralph-e-m...

    https://iepradio.com/


    IN THIS EPISODE WE DISCUSS:
    -General concerns of fabrics that have been exposed to or contain actual mold growth and/or mycotoxins.
    -Review of studies performed by Ralph Moon testing (4) various cleaning methods on (4) types of fabrics (cotton, wool, polyester, silk).
    - Conclusions & limitations of those studies (Hint: No method of cleaning is "guaranteed" to work, however, standard washing techniques and standard washing with bleach appears to work (overall) the best. Watch & listen to learn more!)
    -Things to consider if you are or live with a hoarder.
    -Importance of keeping your home/structure dry.

    • 1 hr 14 min
    EP #18 IQ Air

    EP #18 IQ Air

    IQAir
    (Air Filtration Devices)
    Special Guest: Glory D. Hammes (CEO)

    https://www.iqair.com/us
    https://iepradio.com/

    IN THIS EPISODE WE DISCUSS:
    -History of IQAir
    -Discussion on particle removal (versus "purification techniques")
    -Production line of devices
    -Research supporting their devices
    -How to select the ideal device for your unique situation
    -Where to shop for IQ Air devices

    • 42 min
    IEP RADIO EP #17- Air Oasis

    IEP RADIO EP #17- Air Oasis

    Air Oasis
    (purification & filtration devices)
    Special Guests: Jon Bennert (President/CEO)
    & Dr. Jeff Bennert (COO)

    https://www.airoasis.com/

    IN THIS EPISODE WE DISCUSS:
    -History of the Air Oasis Family
    -Difference between “air filtration” and “air purification”
    -Overview of Air Oasis technologies used in their devices
    Advanced Hydrated Photocatalytic Oxidation (AHPCO)
    Ionization
    Ultraviolet Light

    -A review of their product line
    -Studies performed to show effectiveness of their units to remove chemicals from the indoor environment
    -“By-product” concerns (e.g. ozone and other “contaminants” that could be produced by these units)
    -Their “CARB compliant” units (no ozone emitting)
    -The ability for these units to help deactivate mold, bacteria, and viruses (make non viable)
    -Limitations of these units & things to consider when using them
    -How to purchase an Air Oasis unit (& their 30-day money-back guarantee)

    • 53 min
    IEP RADIO EP #16

    IEP RADIO EP #16

    Electric & Magnetic Fields (EMF)
    Special Guest: Brandon LaGreca, LAC, MACOM
    https://brandonlagreca.com/
    His Book on EMF: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07MYMK3JB

    IN THIS EPISODE WE DISCUSS:

    What is "EMF?"
    Why are there health concerns?
    What research is available to support health/exposure concerns?
    A few tips & considerations regarding EMF exposure and how to test.

    • 42 min

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The series on mold remediation was incredibly helpful. Great podcast. Thank you.

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