Chinese Drywall Not Tied To 11 Deaths, CDC Says

Law360, New York (February 1, 2011, 12:54 PM EST) -- A review by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Environmental Health has found no link between Chinese drywall and 11 reported deaths.

The CDC said in a report dated Jan. 3 but announced Monday that based on clinical investigations, exposure to the defective drywall wasn't believed to be a contributing factor in the deaths of those who lived in or visited homes containing the material.

The report noted that all of the deceased had one or more health conditions that were unrelated...
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