Chinese Drywall Resources


Welcome to the Chinese drywall resource page full of valuable information and links.  Be sure to bookmark this page so you can return to it at your convenience.
 
The following agencies are recommended for those with positive results for the presence of tainted drywall:

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Hotline

(800) 638-2772 or
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
Investigation Update 10-12-10

The Florida Department of Health
(850) 245-4111 or Florida Department of Health

On FDOH homepage there is a map that will link you to your local health department


Important links regarding Chinese drywall:

Overview of Chinese Drywall controversy on Wikipedia 


Florida Department of Health - Subscribe to e-mail alerts;

Florida Department of Health Case Definition


Attorney General Consumer Alerts 

US Consumer Product Safety Commission Information Site

Chinese drywall sample analysis report from EPA

Carbon disulfide fact sheet 

Strontium fact sheet

Joint Fairness Hearing for settlements November 13, 2012 10am. The June hearing has been postponed and all of the settlements have been consolidated into one hearing so that they can all be coordinated.
http://www.laed.uscourts.gov/Drywall/Orders/6-4-12.or.consol.dates.pdf


Pre-Trial Order 26 for already remediated properties. Note the requirement for preservation of evidence and environmental certification (along with other items).

http://www.laed.uscourts.gov/Drywall/Orders/PTO.26.pdf

Settlement allocation. Reviews how they will allocate settlement funds which basically takes total money available divided by total square footage to be remediated to create $/Sf to be applied to each property owner.
http://www.laed.uscourts.gov/Drywall/Settlements/Banner.allocation.pdf

KPT Settlement agreement (nothing new, just providing in case new to issue)
http://www.laed.uscourts.gov/Drywall/12-21-11.kpt.global.settlement.pdf

Important dates and settlements. This is a list of important dates for the various settlements along with the list of settlements to date.
http://www.laed.uscourts.gov/Drywall/Settlements.htm

Foreclosure . This is an article and resource for assistance and financial help with foreclosure, even after the fact.
http://www.propublica.org/series/foreclosure-crisis

Environ's study: "Continued corrosion after removal of corrosive drywall". If you didn't know already, the ground wires inside the romex will be corroded if surrounded by cdw. We have a photo on our home page illustrating corrosion through romex.
http://www.environcorp.com/news/2012/04/environ-research-team-answers-critical-question-ab.aspx



Chinese Drywall Facts & Fears plus other valuable information from Asset Advisors and Managers, Inc.:
"Chinese Drywall: Facts and Fears" PDF presentation of the latest research and findings

Chinese Drywall Resource from Asset Advisors and Managers, Inc.


MDL 2047 - Chinese Manufactured Drywall Products Liability Litigation - United States District Court

MDL 2047 Home Page

Pretrial Order 1B - The Court issued Order institutng a protocol for preserving physical evidence

Pretrial Order 13A - The Court issued Order creating a Threshold Inspection Program protocol

Chinese Drywall Markings Index and photographic examples


Newsletter Archive:
PTO 26 - Already Remediated Properties, Failed remediations, Misc 7-8-12

PTO 1I Revised protocol for preservation of evidence 1-26-12

KPT Press Conference 12-15-12

Chinese Drywall - Condo Association Story and Triple Win Solution 4-14-11
    Chinese Drywall - Promenade's Story
    Triple Win Solution

CPSC Update and HAHB Document Release 3-21-11

Knauf Settlement, CPSC update, IRS, Conference 10-18-10

Multiple Status Updates 7-11-10

CPSC Releases Interim Remediation Guidance 4-2-10

Message Regarding legislation for Chinese drywall 3-23-10

Summit Notes News and Information 3-9-10

Chinese Drywall Summit hosted by Indian River State College 1-6-10

Chinese Drywall Calim Deadline #2 - KPT and Others 12-17-09

Drywall Symposium Notes by Karen Scott 11-13-09

Major Deadline in Suit Regarding Knauf Drywall 11-8-09

CPSC Conference Call Today 10-30-09

Mortgage Forbearance on my Remediated Investment Condo 10-20-09

Preservation Order for Removing Drywall and Senator Aronberg Conference sent 9-24-09

Chinese drywall Newsletter - Multiple updates sent 9-16-09

Protocol Seminar Re-cap and General Update on CDW; Sent 8-24-09

Chinese Drywall Protocol Seminar; Sent 7-31-09

Senator asks White House to step in; Sent 7-28-09

008 - Teflon Field Study 7-26-09
008a - CDS teflon field study
    008b - Coated coil with corrosion

007 - General Legal Update 7-20-09

006 - Insurance company paying for Chinese drywall repairs 7-17-09

005 - Conference call with Bill Neslon's office on Promenade condos 7-10-09
005a -  CPSC Drywall Monthly Status Report
    005b - FINAL Letter to IRS

004 - Newsletter June 09
    004a - Chinese Drywall General Newsletter from AAM 6-24-09

003 - Senate Hearings 5-30-09

002 - Important Links 5-9-09

001 - News 4-14-09


News and information
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For the latest news and updates, see the Twitter box located at the bottom of our home page. 

Visit
www.chinesedrywall.com for an excellent lay out of the latest news and developments.

Archive:

Lennar Confirms Bad Drywall in Homes - Sun Sentinel - July 13, 2009

Drywall victims may get tax break - July 10, 2009

Chinese drywall complaints come from 21 states - July 9, 2009

Senate Hearings on Chinese drywall from May 27, 2009

Tainted Drywall Special Report - WPTV - May 12, 2009

 

 

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