ThermaPureHeat™ Process Mold-Allergen Heat Eradication Chart

Target Contaminate Lethal Temp Duration Reference
Drywood Termites 130F / 54C 7 Minutes Walter Ebeling, PhD 1987
Wood Fungi (Staining Fungi) 151F / 66C 75 Minutes Compendium of Soil Fungi, pg., 106 (Chidester, 1937, 1939)
Basidiomycotina 122F / 50C N/A Compendium of Soil Fungi, pg., 107 (Hulmes, Franks)
Poria – Wood Eating Fungi (Meruliporia Incrassata) 151F / 66C 75 Minutes Compendium of Soil Fungi, pg., 106 (Chidester, 1937, 1939)
Fomes (Fomitopsis Rosea) 140F / 66C 75 Minutes Compendium of Soil Fungi, pg., 106 (Chidester, 1937, 1939)
Stachybotrys Chartarum 140F / 60C 30 Minutes Compendium of Soil Fungi, pg., 745
Aspergillus Alutaceus 144F / 62C 20 Minutes Compendium of Soil Fungi, pg., 82
Aspergillus Candidus 113F / 62C N/A Compendium of Soil Fungi, pg., 84
Aspergillus Ustus 144F / 62C 25 Minutes Compendium of Soil Fungi, pg., 119
Aspergillus Wenti 145F / 63C 25 Minutes Compendium of Soil Fungi, pg., 124
Aspergillus Niger 145F / 63C 25 Minutes Compendium of Soil Fungi, pg., 103
Alternaria alternata 145F/ 63C 25 Minutes Compendium of Soil Fungi, pg., 103
Hanta Virus 140F / 60C 30 Minutes Manual of Hemorrhagic Fever and Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome. World Health Organization pg., 196
House Dust Mites 140F / 60C 60 Minutes House Dust Mites, University of Nebraska. Bug Facts 013-97
Bacillus Anthracis (Anthrax)Spore (inactivated) 129F / 54C248F / 120C 30 Minutes15 Minutes Zinsser Microbiology, pg., 520
Smallpox 212F / 100C 10 Minutes FEMA Bio-Chem Database Records
Bubonic Plague 162F / 72C 15 Minutes FEMA Bio-Chem Database Records

Time Required for 100% Mortality of Insects at Four Temperatures

Degrees F Times in Minutes for 100% Mortality

Temperature

German Cockroach Adult Males

Flour Beetle Adults

Drywood Termites Nymphs

Argentine Ants Adults

115

58

123

265

8

120

27

16

33

4

126

16

9

10

2.5

130

7

4

6

1