Your wonderful new house looks beautiful. Stripped of substandard Chinese drywall, the home looks better than it ever did. Well, maybe not. What lurks in the ground may be your next problem – Chinese cast iron plumbing. Read one plumber’s opinion.
Chinese Manufactured Cast Iron Soil Pipe and Fittings used in storm and sanitary drain, waste, and vent plumbing systems in the US may be the next “Chinese Dry Wall” epidemic. The burning question plaguing the construction and insurance industries is whether the Chinese manufactured cast iron piping being dumped into the US market is sub-standard? It has proven impossible to get recourse from the Chinese manufacturers because of their defective products. Their refusal to stand by their cast iron plumbing products, when they fail after installation, leaves a number of US stakeholders in an adverse situation. Read More Here