Members will have the full support of the Institute of Specialist Surveyors and Engineers (ISSE) who have been working in this area of expertise since 1970's.

The National Aspergillosis Centre (NAC) is the only specialist centre of its type in the world, working on diseases caused by the damp fungus Aspergillus.

The Regional Mycology Laboratory Manchester is one of three labs in the UK specialising in the detection and identification of moulds and other fungi and is based in the NAC.