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a little bit of mold

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So I have been keeping a couple lbk in a large cooler with an ice pack to help keep the temps in the lower 60's and today I went to move my Dampfbier to another cooler where I will cold crash it when I saw patches of white mold/fungus on the outside of both lbk. It's been a few days since I last checked on them and the ice had all melted. I guess the humidity inside the cooler became a breeding ground for mold. I wiped down both lbs and the inside of the cooler with a clean rag soaked in starsan. I haven't opened to check either brew but they both have finished fermenting and have just been in secondary fermentation for 1-2 weeks so I know there is alcohol in the liquid. 

Do I have to worry about the mold possibly spreading to the beer?

Will starsan kill the mold spores inside my cooler?

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Nothing should enter the LBK.  Sanitize the spigot good before bottling.

I would clean the coolers with a bleach solution, 8 oz to a gallon of water.

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As RickBeer said, wipe down with a bleach solution. If possible, keep the cooler open and exposed to sunlight for a few days. 

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