Our Field Staff has been professionally trained and is certified, licensed, and/or accredited.
- Council-certified Microbial Consultant (CMC) Board-awarded by the American Council for Accredited Certification. The Council-Certified Microbial Consultant (CMC) is a high-level certification for professionals that are experienced at inspecting properties for mold and bacteria. The CMC designation is accredited by the Council of Engineering and Scientific Specialty Boards (CESB).
- Certified Residential Mold Inspector and Certified Commercial Mold Inspector through Professional Mold Inspection Institute.
- D.C. Department of Energy & Environment Licensed Mold Assessors
- U.S. EPA AHERA Accredited and Licensed Asbestos Inspector (licensed and accredited in Virginia, West Virginia, and Maryland)
Paul Burger is a member of The Environmental Information Association. The mission statement of EIA is “The Association’s multi-disciplinary membership will collect, generate and disseminate information concerning environmental health hazards to occupants of buildings, industrial sites and other facility operations.”
Members of EIA recognize that their work has a vital impact on both quality of life and life expectancy of all people. Accordingly, the services provided by the members require honesty, competence and integrity, and must be dedicated to the protection of public health, safety and welfare. In the performance of this work, members of the EIA must perform to standards of professional behavior which require adherence to the highest principles of ethical conduct on behalf of the public, clients, employees and their profession.
Additionally, Paul is a participating member of ASTM International (Member # 1987078). ASTM International is an international standards organization that develops and publishes voluntary consensus technical standards for a wide range of materials, products, systems, and services. Some 12,575 ASTM voluntary consensus standards operate globally. The committee Paul participates in is Committee D22 on Air Quality, Subcommittee D22.08 on Sampling and Analysis for Microorganisms. Paul is also a member of the Indoor Air Quality Association (IAQA) and a member of the American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA).