USG Corporation, also known as United States Gypsum Corporation is an American company which manufactures construction materials, most notably drywall and joint compound. The company is the largest distributor of wallboard in the United States and the largest manufacturer of gypsum products in North America. It is also a major consumer of synthetic gypsum, a byproduct of flue-gas desulfurization. Its corporate offices are located at 550 West Adams Street in Chicago, Illinois. Together with other construction products, USG's most significant brands are:

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  • USG Corporation, also known as United States Gypsum Corporation is an American company which manufactures construction materials, most notably drywall and joint compound. The company is the largest distributor of wallboard in the United States and the largest manufacturer of gypsum products in North America. It is also a major consumer of synthetic gypsum, a byproduct of flue-gas desulfurization. Its corporate offices are located at 550 West Adams Street in Chicago, Illinois. Together with other construction products, USG's most significant brands are: * SHEETROCK Brand gypsum wallboard * FIBEROCK Brand Panels * SECUROCK Brand Roof Board * SHEETROCK Brand TUFF-HIDE Primer-Surfacer In December 2013, Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway became the largest shareholder in the company when it converted USG convertible notes it had acquired in 2008 to common stock. (en)
  • United States Gypsum Corporation ou USG Corporation (NYSE : USG) est une société américaine spécialisée dans la fabrication de matériaux de construction. En 2004, USG fait partie du classement Fortune 500. Son siège est situé à Chicago dans l'Illinois. (fr)
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  • United States Gypsum Corporation ou USG Corporation (NYSE : USG) est une société américaine spécialisée dans la fabrication de matériaux de construction. En 2004, USG fait partie du classement Fortune 500. Son siège est situé à Chicago dans l'Illinois. (fr)
  • USG Corporation, also known as United States Gypsum Corporation is an American company which manufactures construction materials, most notably drywall and joint compound. The company is the largest distributor of wallboard in the United States and the largest manufacturer of gypsum products in North America. It is also a major consumer of synthetic gypsum, a byproduct of flue-gas desulfurization. Its corporate offices are located at 550 West Adams Street in Chicago, Illinois. Together with other construction products, USG's most significant brands are: (en)
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  • United States Gypsum Corporation (fr)
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