Content about Gypsum

November 5, 2013

In a town called Gypsum, Ohio, a USG Corp. manufacturing plant has been awarded the OSHA Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) Star.

OSHA officials presented the award on Mon. during a ceremony at the plant, where USG Gypsum's 230 employees were present.

May 16, 2011

Diboll, Texas-based Temple-Inland expanded its GreenGlass family of products to include a tile backer.

GreenGlass features a built-in, moisture-blocking acrylic coating that resists water penetration through its surface, plus a water-resistant gypsum core formulated to include the TemShield Mold Protection System. Faced on both sides with naturally mold- and moisture-resistant fiberglass mats, this combination has been shown to be highly mold-resistant in tests.

December 6, 2010

ProBuild Holdings, which confirmed last Friday that it was closing 20 of its units across...

ProBuild Holdings, which confirmed last Friday that it was closing 20 of its units across the nation, announced 16 of the locations late Monday. The closures include lumber yards, component facilities, gypsum yards, and millwork facilities in both large and small markets, the Denver-based company said.

October 31, 2010

Whoever conjured up the phrase “toxic Chinese drywall” must have been prescient. No other word...

October 4, 2010

A South Dakota couple who claim their house was built with toxic drywall has named...

June 25, 2008

Robert Rugg, a former executive for the Drake Group, James Hardie’s gypsum division and USG,...

September 23, 2007

BlueLinx has hired Dave Heine, the former vp-retail development at Do it Best, as a...

September 9, 2007

Demand for drywall will increase by 2 percent annually, according to the Freedonia Group....