Depending on the type, BACTERIA can reproduce in as little as 15-20 minutes.
VIRUSES are not living organisms, but rather a strand of DNA encased in protien. This protein is the key to unlocking doors to our cells.
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Of the 3 contaminants listed above, VIRUSES pose the greatest health risk to humans, followed by BACTERIA, and lastly (but still dangerous) is MOLD HOWEVER, when it comes to potential damage to your home or other structures, MOLD carries the highest potential for damage while BACTERIA poses little threat and VIRUSES carry very little potential for structural harm.
NOW THAT YOU KNOW - You can share the importance of correctly handling water damage, sewage backup or mold contamination. Most situations need to be handled by a professional, like NORTH IDAHO FLOOD AND FIRE, in order to prevent future damage and reduce the potential for illness and disease.