Sheetrock® Brand Dust Control Joint Compound

Less airborne sanding dust than other low-dust compounds. Sheetrock® Brand Dust Control Joint Compound - The Easiest Path to OSHA Compliance


This innovative joint compound provides an easier path to OSHA compliance with no additional steps, manpower or equipment. Independent industrial hygiene laboratory testing during sanding of Sheetrock® Brand Dust Control Joint Compound has shown levels of total and respirable airborne dusts are below detectible limits of OSHA’s new permissible exposure limits (PEL). With Sheetrock® Brand Dust Control Joint Compound, fine dust particles bind during sanding to form heavier particles that drop to the floor, creating less dust and easier clean up. Sheetrock® Brand Dust Control Joint Compound - The Easiest Path to OSHA Compliance

Main Features

Sheetrock® Brand Dust Control Joint Compound creates less mess and offers faster cleanup.
  • Dust-control formulation substantially reduces airborne dust (independently verified with Worker Industrial Hygiene Testing)
  • Weighs up to 25% less than conventional compounds
  • Low shrinkage — requires only two coats over metal
  • Sands with the ease of a topping compound
  • Great for remodeling projects
  • Achieved GREENGUARD Gold Certification and qualifies as a low VOC emitting material (CDPH Standard Method V1.1, also known as CA Section 01350)


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The Benefits of Using USG Sheetrock® Brand Lightweight All Purpose Joint Compound with Dust Control

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