HYATTSVILLE, MD – January 18, 2017, Late in 2016, the Gypsum Association (GA) released five revised technical documents. GA-220-2016 Gypsum Board Winter Related Installation Recommendations; GA-223-2016 Gypsum Panel Products, Types, Uses, Sizes,and Standards; GA-226-2016 Application of Gypsum Board to Form… Continue reading

Hyattsville, MD, January 10, 2017 – The Gypsum Association (GA) is pleased to announce the release of two web-based applications devoted to the proper specification, installation, storage, and use of specialized performance gypsum panel products. Research conducted by the Gypsum… Continue reading

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