Hyattsville, MD – September 19, 2016, The Gypsum Association (GA), which represents the North American manufacturers of gypsum wallboard, has released an industry-wide environmental product declaration (EPD) for glass mat gypsum panels. The EPD provides vital environmental performance information addressing… Continue reading

Updated recommendations address joint treatment in severe weather, application of gypsum sheathing. HYATTSVILLE, MD –May 11, 2016, The Gypsum Association (GA) is pleased to announce that two technical documents, GA-236, Joint Treatment Under Extreme Weather Conditions and GA-253, Application of… Continue reading

Hyattsville, Maryland, April 11, 2016 – In January 2016, the Gypsum Association (GA) released GA-216-2016, Application and Finishing of Gypsum Panel Products. On page 3, section 2.2.12.4 should read: 2.2.12.4 Where studs complying with ASTM C645 are used to receive… Continue reading

Application and Finishing of Gypsum Panel Products Guides Design and Installation Hyattsville, MD – January 4, 2016 – The Gypsum Association announces the publication of its revised application standard, GA-216-2016, Application and Finishing of Gypsum Panel Products.  The new 2016 specification provides appropriate… Continue reading