A Florida couple plan to file a federal lawsuit against National Gypsum over allegedly flawed toxic drywall, and another possible class action is in the works against Chicago-based USG. Homeowners with the drywall have reported a foul odor similar to rotten eggs, a problem also found with faulty drywall manufactured in China. The problem is fallout from Florida's boom-to-bust housing market, though an attorney notes that homeowners in other states will also be part of the legal action.
Something Rotten in Drywall, Say Homeowners
Daily Business Review
February 26, 2009