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Local Bio-Recovery Firm Cleans Up Anthrax In Manhattan

Toledo, OH. November 8, 2001: Itstartedwith crime and trauma scene remediation, bird and rodent droppings, uninhabitable dwellings and toxic mold abatement. Now you can add anthrax to the list. Bio-Recovery Services' owner, Fred Schutt, returned from Manhattan last Monday after a grueling three-day and night stretch of decontaminating anthrax spores. The building, in midtown Manhattan, is part of Rockefeller Center on the Avenue of Americas. It is home to the New York Post and Fox News, among others. Bio-Recovery Services provided labor and additional equipment, such as HEPA filtered negative pressure air scrubbers, HEPA vacuums, respirators, cyclone foggers, and decontamination foam licensed by the Sandia National Laboratories in New Mexico.

Mr. Schutt worked closely with Ron Gospodarski of Bio-Recovery Corporation of Woodside, NY, who also performed the decontamination work for ABC Studios in Manhattan. Both are members of the American Bio-Recovery Association. Gospodarski is a Past President and Schutt holds a chair on the Board of Directors. Mr. Schutt also received a Proclamation for Citizen of the Month from the City of Toledo's Mayor, Carty Finkbeiner and gratitude from New York City Mayor, Rudy Gulliani.

Bio-Recovery owner, Fred Schutt, with Former New York City Mayor, Rudy Guiliani, with 93 bags of anthrax-contaminated mail at the New York Post, with Former Toledo Mayor, Carty Finbeiner.

Since 1996, Bio-Recovery Services of America has been helping scores of families and businesses in times of emotional distress. In 1997, their service was commissioned for the clean up of the ComAir Flight 3272 disaster in Monroe County, Michigan.

Bio-Recovery Services of America belongs to the American Bio-Recovery Association. ABRA is a national, non-profit organization designed to promote education, proficiency and ethical standards for bio-recovery services, such as those who perform crime and trauma scene disinfection and abatement. ABRA helps to ensure that consumers receive the best possible service from bio-recovery companies who have sworn to uphold the highest levels of industry performance.



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