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drywall

Also called wallboard or gypsum board,it is a panel of gypsum covered on both sides with paper and used as the primary wall material in home construction. Commonly also called by a particular brand name, Sheetrock.

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Gypsum board industry started in Indonesia in 1994, with the operation of the first plasterboard manufacturer, PT Petrojaya Boral Plaster Board in Gresik, East Java previously a joint venture between PT Petrokimia Gresik, Pembangunan Jaya and Boral of Australia.
There are holes in the plaster board and ceiling, parts of the floor are broken and bare, but overall it is perfectly livable.
Two other plants in Riyadh and Yanbu produce 12 million sq m of plaster board annually.
Dumping allegations against Indonesia in India is in the market of coated paper and paper board, in Australia is in hot rolled steel plate market, Africa in gypsum plaster board, in the United States in polyethylene terephthalate market, in Argentina in filament fiber market in South Korea in wood free copy paper market, Malaysia in maleic unhydride and in the UE is in the market of in tube on pipe fitting of iron.
Two sections of plaster board and masonry fell in on the second class pupils in a "pre-fab" building at St Nessan's National School, in Mungret, Co Limerick.
Essentially, there are: - fixed and weakly bound asbestos-containing products such as asbestos pipe sheaths (alumina insulation), asbestos-containing lightweight panels as a ceiling panel and partition walls, asbestos cords in masonry joints of flue gas ducts, asbestos roofing felt, asbestos cement panels as a ceiling lining and the outer wall; - KMF as insulation in partition walls, floors, formed plaster board bulkheads, Dachgefachen, fire doors, on ceilings, as casings pipe and equipment; - Tar and other pyrolysis of organic material in Teerpappen under screed and as roofing; - DDT contaminated wooden components and mineral beds; - heavy metal-containing plaster colors.
How do I fix plaster board to an internal wall of a conservatory without using screws or nails?
He said: "Radiators were pulled from the walls, plaster board damaged, furniture was opened and damaged, fittings from the bath and sink were pulled from the walls and personal property was strewn about.
Similarly, a stone carving has been found in the attic and various medieval artifacts have emerged, such as a toilet used in the Middle Ages and a fireplace that had been hidden behind a plaster board wall.
The following cases were heard at Cardiff Magistrates' Court: | Daniel John Joseph McDevitt, 45, of Morris Finer Close, Ely, Cardiff, was fined PS70 after damaging a plaster board belonging to Kathleen Bernadette Chadwick.
Jak Hurle, 19, of West Avenue, West Denton Pleaded guilty to damaging a curtain pole, plaster board and cup, of a value unknown, on April 25.