Florida’s lieutenant governor Jeffrey Kottkamp has filed suit against Krauf Plasterboard Tianjin, a Chinese drywall manufacturer, in federal court. The tainted drywall product has allegedly caused problems to the lieutenant governor’s North Fort Myers home, including corroded air conditioning coils and electrical wiring as well as a bad odor.
Thousands of homes across the country are believed to have been affected by tainted drywall imported from China. See Who Is Afffected by the Chinese Drywall Problem?
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