Corrosive Chinese Wallboard Concerns and Information
American Gypsum has never imported, marketed or distributed gypsum wallboard from any foreign manufacturer or source. Wallboard marketed by American Gypsum Company, LLC is manufactured in the United States of America in compliance with ASTM C1396. Our plants and our gypsum sources are located in:
|Plant Location||Gypsum Ore Source Location||Source Type|
|Albuquerque, NM||San Ysidro, NM||Mined Gypsum|
|Bernalillo, NM||San Ysidro, NM||Mined Gypsum|
|Duke, OK||Creta, OK||Mined Gypsum|
|Georgetown, SC||Georgetown, SC & Cross, SC||Synthetic Gypsum|
|Gypsum, CO||Gypsum, CO||Mined Gypsum|
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR), and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) are working together with state partners to determine if homeowners with imported drywall in their homes face potential health or safety risks.
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) have published extensive online information resources. Links to these sites are listed below.