HELP PLEASE! Drywall dust in reef tank :(

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We’ve been doing some drywall work after our basement flooded and we needed to cut out and put in new drywall. Taking out the drywall was quick and I left my tank covered the whole day. A little dust got in but not much. Now we’re putting in new drywall and there’s dust everywhere. I had my tank covered, but took off the plastic to feed my fish and do a quick water change (nitrates were getting high). After I finished I noticed a good amount of dust in there and I’m praying everything is ok. If anyone has done/seen anything like this, please help me out. I keep running into problems left and right, but this one seems like the biggest one of them all.
 

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The drywall we put up is the anti mold stuff and I hear is had additives that are toxic to fish and coral. Thank you for reassurance
Mold-resistant drywall typically comes in two forms – either with a gypsum core and fiberglass facing or with gypsum material consistent throughout the drywall (also known as homogeneous).

Gypsum is a soft sulfate mineral composed of calcium sulfate dihydrate, with the chemical formula CaSO. 4·2H2O. It is widely mined and is used as a fertilizer and as the main constituent in many forms of plaster, blackboard/sidewalk chalk, and drywall.
 
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Mold-resistant drywall typically comes in two forms – either with a gypsum core and fiberglass facing or with gypsum material consistent throughout the drywall (also known as homogeneous).

Gypsum is a soft sulfate mineral composed of calcium sulfate dihydrate, with the chemical formula CaSO. 4·2H2O. It is widely mined and is used as a fertilizer and as the main constituent in many forms of plaster, blackboard/sidewalk chalk, and drywall.
We have the homogeneous drywall. Is that more dangerous or harmless?
 
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