Chinese Drywall Causing Illness in Homes in Canada and the US

A couple of articles on drywall that is making people sick.

Go to article: Toxic Chinese drywall accused for health problems in Canada, U.S.

All houses affected have shown a common symptom — blackened, scorched wiring behind switch plates and wall plugs — and, coupled with homeowner health symptoms, that’s allowed research to proceed, Martin said.

Go to article Get out of house with Chinese drywall, doctor tells family

The pungent, rotten-egg-like smell permeates the two-story home. Throughout the house, electrical outlets are open to reveal black corrosion on the copper wiring. The air conditioning unit’s air handler, inside the house, is blackened.

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