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  • Miami seller knew early about drywall problems

    May 20, 2010 09:45AM
    Miami drywall distributor Banner Supply was aware it had supplied home builders with dangerous Chinese drywall four years ago, according to a confidential agreement...
  • Senators seek FEMA drywall help

    October 09, 2009 04:32PM
    Florida Senator Bill Nelson has joined a quartet of federal lawmakers to petition the Federal Emergency Management Agency to help homeowners displaced by defective...
  • Drywall efforts go federal

    September 11, 2009 02:43PM
    Florida and Louisiana legislators want answers about the problems caused by tainted Chinese drywall from the federal government. Consumer Product Safety Commission Chairwoman Inez...
  • Sen. Nelson seeks China’s help on drywall

    August 19, 2009 12:21PM
    Florida Senator Bill Nelson is pressing Chinese officials for more cooperation in investigations of tainted drywall that has affected residents of 29 states. Nelson,...
  • Feds head to China to check drywall

    August 12, 2009 11:27AM
    A delegation from the Consumer Product Safety Commission plans to visit China on August 17 after Chinese officials approved the trip. The agency said...
  • Lennar finds bad drywall in 400 homes

    July 13, 2009 04:07PM
    Miami-based homebuilder Lennar has found defective drywall in 400 of its Florida homes as of May 31, according to a securities filing Friday. The...