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# mould - Tuesday 23 July, 2019

Remedial work begins on 'poor quality' council homes with mould issues in south Dublin

Two years ago a European committee upheld a complaint, stating the Irish government failed to ensure the right to social housing of an adequate standard.

# mould - Thursday 8 December, 2016

Family forced out of home after 'toxic' mould made their children sick, court told

Shane and Antoinette O’Reilly claim issues with their house resulted in their two young sons developing respiratory infections.

# mould - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

Experts say tenants are not to blame for council flat mould

An architect who assessed the Dublin flats said the problem is “extensive and very serious”.

# mould - Tuesday 8 November, 2016

Children with respiratory illness awarded damages over damp in council flat

The family ultimately abandoned the property and were relocated by Dublin City Council.

# mould - Saturday 31 October, 2015

Overcrowding, severe mould, rotting wood: The issues with this Celtic Tiger council estate haven't gone away

In this south Dublin development, families feel like they have been abandoned.

# mould - Friday 18 September, 2015

Fruice juice recalled after mould growth found in cartons

The cartons were found to have ineffective seals.

# mould - Thursday 25 June, 2015

An 8-year-old girl busted the McDonald's burger 'no rot' myth

Turns out they do have a use-by date.

# mould - Monday 19 January, 2015

Mother forced to live in one room with kids as mould takes over rented apartment

Experts say tenants on rent supplement are often afraid to speak up about issues to landlords as they have nowhere else to go.

# mould - Saturday 11 January, 2014

Which gets mouldier quicker: brown or white bread?

Brown bread is more nutritious, while white bread is more processed.

# mould - Thursday 15 November, 2012

From The Daily Edge How terrifying is your office fridge? Shared Office Problems This post contains images

How terrifying is your office fridge?

Is if full of mouldy sandwiches, or full of notes giving out about mouldy sandwiches?

# mould - Friday 24 August, 2012

Rats, mould and dampness: Priory Hall 10 months on In Pictures This post contains images

Rats, mould and dampness: Priory Hall 10 months on

Security personnel told a visiting resident to watch out for the rats earlier this week.

# mould - Tuesday 29 March, 2011

Rialto homes riddled with damp and mould

Shocking survey carried out by the Rialto Rights in Action Group revealed that almost half of the adults living in Dolphin House have trouble breathing easily due to their living conditions.

# mould - Monday 28 March, 2011

Council demands builder contribution to costs at mould-ravaged development

The local authority housing development at Balgaddy, near Clondalkin, was only completed in 2007.