“…Mr. Morgan, like many other American homebuyers who tell similar tales of woe, is blaming the drywall in his new home — specifically, drywall from China, imported during the housing boom to meet heavy demand — that he says is contaminated with various sulfur compounds…While tainted Chinese imports like toothpaste, pet food and baby formula have been quickly removed from store shelves, drywall is installed throughout homes and does not lend itself to a quick fix. This month, the Consumer Product Safety Commission, whose investigation into Chinese drywall is the largest in its history…”
Yeap. the ever growing infamous list of dangerous Chinese products is staggering (that’s why you’ll never see me in Wal-Mart without a gas mask and a Super Heroes escort). I wouldn’t even buy Chinese-made flip-flop sandals (btw, don’t click on this link if you’re eating) from them.
I have a good idea of what Chinese products we’re going to find next in the list: socks that leak radioactivity, eggs containing Swine Flu, mouthwash that dissolves your teeth, halloween masks that leave your face in the shape of the mask, dog food made from feline leukemia cats, fortune cookies tainted with dynamite…oh, and let’s not forget women’s underwear that will cause the wearer to become pregnant with a Tibetan monk child.