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    Re: Sporicidin and Bleach

    Posted by John Miller on 8/07/16

    Can you please update me on what happened here....? I believe I have the
    same issue in my attic and am a bit panicked on where this whole thing may
    end up. Smell is prevalent throughout the house......

    Did you get the smell resolved and if so how?

    On 8/26/07, Rick Kurland wrote:

    > I'm in a dire situation.I had a small leak from my
    > icemaker while we were on vacation and it leaked into and
    > through the wall and a flood and fire repair company that
    > I won't name at this time came in to clean it up and dry
    > it out. After the tech cut out the wallboard at the base
    > of the affected walls he sprayed a chemical into the areas
    > that were damaged. My wife asked him what he sprayed and
    > he said, "that he did not believe in his companies
    > products and that he made his own concoction" with three
    > different chemicals. Needless to say this is where the
    > nightmare started. We had this done on the 6th of August
    > and to make a long story short we were subjected to the
    > fumes etc. for 11 days (stomach and headache problems
    > etc.) before we evacuated the house which 21 days later we
    > are still out of. Through the 11 days of exposure the
    > owner of the "flood" repair co. came out and sprayed
    > another chemical over the one the tech had created to try
    > and what he said neutralize it and at this point we are
    > not getting anywhere with them telling us what exactly it
    > was he sprayed in addition to the original mixture. It was
    > however determined that the original tech mixed sporicidin
    > and bleach. He denies using three chemicals that he
    > originally mixed.The owner had called me on the 11th day
    > of exposure(when we moved out) and said after consulting
    > with his chemist back east that his tech created a Phenol
    > Based Pesticide. My concern is this, we have two known
    > chemicals that were combined and now two that are unknown
    > (the third missing from the original mixture) and the one
    > the owner sprayed over the top.The odor that was created
    > from all this was so thick that it has literally stuck to
    > anyone entering the house and even after washing etc. the
    > smell is still on the clothing.I demanded a hygenist come
    > out to do a sampling of what we were subjected to and when
    > he a arrived with his little air cylinder, mind you 18
    > days after it happened he walked in and said" smells like
    > regular cleaning materials to me" We know who's side he is
    > on. My question is has anybody experienced the mixing of
    > Sporicidin and bleach, and what could the other two
    > unknown chemicals added to it have created? I have my own
    > independent hygenist coming in to do hard sampling etc...
    > but I'm afraid that to much time has passed eventhough the
    > smell is still very strong in the house 21 days later.
    > Please help with any insight I have 4 people and two dogs
    > that are displaced.

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