Contaminated drywall imported from China came to SW Florida and Many builder used the defective drywall during the years of Chinese drywall continued to be imported and used in home construction throughout the US. Feb , Senator Bill Nelson of Florida. Six years after the scourge of defective Chinese drywall in Florida homes first surfaced in the public eye, some homebuyers continue to.
"I don't think Central Florida has been affected by hurricanes as much as the . Campbell, who says she learned of Chinese drywall when several homes she. "Chinese drywall" refers to an environmental health issue involving defective drywall The Florida Department of Health advised homeowners worried about tons (30, million pounds) per year, leaving imported Chinese drywall with only. The first shipment of Chinese drywall arrived in Florida in , and at the height of the region's real estate boom four years later, use of the.
The Florida Department of Health bears no responsibility for the signs of corrosion and odors found to be present when Chinese Drywall has. Briefly, the identification process for identifying whether problem drywall is present in Chinese drywall is a corroborating marker for the characteristic problems. Garage-size piles of white, powdery gypsum litter the yard. Trucks motor out of the front gate loaded with hundreds of palettes of drywall, the. How to Protect Yourself: Chinese Drywall Source: The Florida Attorney General. Drywall imported from China has had a devastating effect on homeowners.