The Moisture Control Services (MCS) division of Munters Corp. has received industry-recognized approval to conduct Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC) classes for the Commercial Drying Specialist (CDS). Approval was granted at the recent 2009 IICRC Fall Certification Council meeting held in Vancouver, Wash.

In addition, Mickey Lee, Munters vice president of technology and sustainability, and Loyd Krueger, Munters manager of technical projects and safety were approved as CDS class instructors by the IICRC.

Munters played an integral role in the two-year development of the IICRC CDS program. The prerequisites for the CDS course are the Water Restoration Technician (WRT) and the Health & Safety Technician (HST) or equivalent.

Headquartered in Glendale Heights, Ill., MCS’ global division offers complete services for water and fire damage restoration and remediation, and for temporary climate control in construction, indoor air quality, industrial, surface preparation and coating as well as preservation applications.

MCS has the world’s largest fleet of portable humidity control equipment backed by its 30 strategically located offices across the country. Munters is the world’s leading air treatment company manufacturing products that humidify, dehumidify, control emissions and dry water damaged environments. More information on Munters can be found at