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Subject:  Re: C&EN: Chinese Wallboard Date:  8/14/2011  2:18 PM
Author:  kahunacfa Number:  737 of 804

The May 4, issue of C&EN has an article on chemical aspects of the Chinese wallboard that is causing odor and corrosion in some new homes, especially in Florida.

The basic raw material of wallboard (aka drywall, gypsum board) is gypsum, calcium sulfate. Most is mined in the US but some comes from scrubbing flue gases from coal burning power plants. ...
- pauleckler | Date: 5/6/2009 1:15:18 PM | Number: 736

I try to the greatest extent possible to NEVER buy products made in Communist China.

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