There are many different types of mold. In this article, National Restoration Experts discusses the main types of mold:
A few sensationalist articles have led people to fear ‘black mold’, but the truth is that not all black mold is toxic and not all toxic mold is necessarily black mold. There are two types of black molds that produce mycotoxins and therefore make them toxic, namely Stachybotrys chartarum and Aspergillus. They are found in buildings that have been subjected to moisture damage and cause symptoms such as eye irritations, skin irritations, nasal stuffiness and wheezing.