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Date: March 25, 2013
From: The American Council for Accredited Certification (ACAC)
Contact: ACAC (

Stephen V. Timpany, Certified (CMRS) Microbial (Mold) Remediation Supervisor

MEDWAY, MA: Stephen V. Timpany, President of SMS Indoor Environmental Cleaning, Inc., has successfully met
all the specific standards and qualifications of the certification process, including educational and relevant field experience, and has been certified as a Microbial Remediation Supervisor (CMRS). This certification shall remain
in effect until March 31, 2015. Certificate #1303016.

An ACAC Council-certified Microbial Remediation Supervisor (CMRS) has demonstrated the following skills through
a combination of documented experience (5-year minimum), documented education and training and the successful completion of an examination process.

1.)  Understand the basic principles of microbial remediation as described in the listed knowledge base texts

2.)  Maintain familiarity with the equipment and supplies necessary to conduct a microbial remediation project,
      and with the methods for calibration and operation of such equipment.
Assemble an interdisciplinary IAQ
      Management Team

3.)  Appreciate the safety hazards presented by microbial remediation projects, and follow the procedures
      necessary to protect building occupants and remediation workers from such hazards.
Oversee an IAQ

• Follow safety regulations touching mold remediation
• Employ safe work practices
• Use Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) appropriately

4.)  Recognize the legal and liability issues surrounding microbial remediation

5.)  Properly address water damage in the indoor environment:

• Follow effective loss mitigation procedures after a water incursion
• Follow completion procedures designed to return the property to a pre-loss condition

6.) Conduct microbial remediation projects according to appropriate specifications:

• Define the scope of work for a remediation project according to relevant guidelines
• Maintain thorough project documentation throughout the remediation process

7.)  Perform structural remediation:

• Design and construct appropriate containment areas and other engineering controls to prevent cross
  contamination and to protect worker safety and health
• Remove and dispose of damaged building materials when appropriate
• Employ effective cleaning methods when appropriate

8.)  Perform HVAC remediation:

• Apply relevant guidelines to assess the status of the HVAC system
• Evaluate the mechanical condition and adequacy of the HVAC system and recommend necessary
• Employ effective cleaning methods when appropriate

9.)  Perform contents remediation:

• Remove and dispose of damaged building contents when appropriate
• Employ effective cleaning methods when appropriate

10.) Prepare for post-remediation verification:

• Conduct appropriate monitoring activities to verify remediation effectiveness
• Apply internal quality control procedures to determine when remediation has been completed
• Complete appropriate project documentation

To maintain the Council-certified Microbial Remediation Supervisor (CMRS) designation, certificate holders must re-certify every two years by accumulating 40 re-certification credits (RC's) prior to the certificate's expiration date.

The American Council for Accredited Certification (ACAC) is the certifying body for this certification program. All decisions regarding application materials, examinations and the awarding of certifications are made by the CMRS Certification Board, which functions as part of the ACAC. The ACAC offers the only Council of Engineering and Scientific Specialty Boards (CESB) accredited programs dedicated to the field of indoor air quality. The ACAC is the accrediting organization for the Indoor Air Quality [trade] Association (IAQA).

American Council For Accredited Certification, Yarnell, AZ 85326

Stephen V. Timpany is an American Council for Accredited Certification (ACAC) Council-Certified Residential Mold Inspector (CRMI), an ACAC Council-Certified Microbial Remediation Supervisor (CMRS), a National Air Duct Cleaners Association (NADCA) Certified Air Systems Cleaning Specialist (ASCS), and a Ventilation System Mold Remediator (VSMR). Mr. Timpany is also a member of the Indoor Air Quality Association (IAQA), a member of the IAQA's Education Committee, and a member of the Indoor Environmental Standards Organization's (IESO) Consensus Body. He is an Indoor Environmental Professional and a Mold Remediation Specialist.

SMS Indoor Environmental Cleaning, Inc., is a Mold Remediation Company that specializes in the Identification and Elimination of Indoor Environmental Microbial Contamination. Services include Mold Inspection and Remediation, Water and Flood Damage Restoration, HVAC Systems and Air Duct Cleaning, Dryer
Vent Cleaning, Industrial Facilities and Manufacturing Equipment Cleaning, and Home Decontamination and Clean-Down. To learn more about how SMS Indoor Environmental Cleaning, Inc., can help you identify and solve
your indoor environmental microbial contamination problems, call Steve Timpany at 800-845-3022 or email at

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