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The United States is a world leader in gypsum production, second only behind China.
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Plexxis WinBID, a ‘database ready’ drywall construction estimation software, is scheduled for an additional free release this November. Vaughan, Ontario
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The Homeowners Consumer Center is calling the imported toxic Chinese drywall disaster the worst environmental disaster for US homeowners ever, with at least 200,000 US homes involved from Florida
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Gypsum is a very soft mineral composed of calcium sulfate dihydrate, with the chemical formula CaSO4Â·2H2O. Chemical structure Heating gypsum above approximately 150Â°C (302Â°F) partially dehydrates the mineral by driving off exactly 75% of the water contained in its chemical structure. CaSO4Â·2H2O + heat â†’ CaSO4Â·Â½H2O + 1Â½H2O (steam) The partially dehydrated mineral is called calcium sulfate hemihydrate or calcined gypsum (commonly known as plaster of...
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