Gypsum Application Standard
From The Gypsum AssociationThe Gypsum Association announces the publication of its revised application standard, GA-216-2007, Application and Finishing of Gypsum Panel Products.
The document’s title and text have been revised to make clear that its recommendations pertain to all gypsum panel products used for interior wall and ceiling surfaces, and exterior soffits. The information in the new edition of the document remains applicable to gypsum board products including gypsum wallboard, gypsum ceiling board, and water-resistant gypsum board, and to gypsum panel products.
New to this edition are revised specifications for the application of water-resistant gypsum board and revised specifications for sealant materials.
GA-216-2007, Application and Finishing of Gypsum Panel Products, may be purchased online at www.gypsum.org, or by telephoning the association for an order form at (202) 289.5440.