Chinese Drywall: Hoover Residents to Attend Town Hall Meeting
A town hall meeting will be held at 6:30 tonight at Discovery United Methodist Church in Hoover. Amidst rising health, safety and financial concerns, residents are sending a resounding message to legislators that it's time for them to take a stand on behalf of their constituents.
If you've experienced problems related to Chinese drywall, have concerns about Chinese drywall or just want to learn more about this toxic and problematic material, here are the details of tonights meeting:
Date: January 6, 2011
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Location: Discovery United Methodist Church
5487 Stadium Trace Parkway
Birmingham, AL 35244-4547
According to the Birmingham News experts say the toxins in the drywall combine with moisture in the air to corrode all types of metal, including the wires in household appliances.
In addition, homeowners report headaches, respiratory problems, fatigue and nosebleeds.