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PPG Launches Quick-Ship Program for PPG SILVERSAN Powder Coating

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 - 4:02pm

PPG (NYSE: PPG) today announced the launch of its quick-ship program for PPG SILVERSAN antibacterial-protected* powder coating that is specially formulated with silver** ionic technology.

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  • PPG (NYSE: PPG) today announced the launch of its quick-ship program for PPG SILVERSAN antibacterial-protected* powder coating that is specially formulated with silver** ionic technology.
  • PPG SilverSan powder technology slowly releases silver ions, which are known to inhibit the growth of bacteria on powder-coated surfaces.
  • Due to current high demand, PPG has committed to two-day shipping on orders of PPG SilverSan coating in the top 30 RAL colors that weigh less than 200 pounds (91 kilograms).
  • In addition, PPG has activated five-day shipping on orders for PPG SilverSan coating in 170 alternative RAL colors or on shipments that weigh more than 200 pounds.

PPG Continues Sustainability Progress to Protect and Beautify the World; Publishes 2019 Report

Wednesday, April 22, 2020 - 2:02pm

PPG (NYSE: PPG) today published its 2019 Sustainability Report, highlighting the companys progress toward achieving its 2025 sustainability goals in key environmental, social and governance areas.

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  • PPG (NYSE: PPG) today published its 2019 Sustainability Report, highlighting the companys progress toward achieving its 2025 sustainability goals in key environmental, social and governance areas.
  • At the center of our companys purpose is a commitment to protect and beautify the world, said Michael H. McGarry, PPG chairman and chief executive officer.
  • We are proud to celebrate our 2019 sustainability achievements, and we remain focused on a brighter future as we navigate these unprecedented times.
  • We protect and beautify the world and MoonWalk are trademarks and Colorful Communities and the PPG Logo are registered trademarks of PPG Industries Ohio, Inc.

PPG commits more than $1.5 million to support global COVID-19 relief efforts

Tuesday, April 14, 2020 - 1:20pm

PPG (NYSE: PPG) and the PPG Foundation today announced they will contribute more than $1.5 million to organizations supporting immediate community relief efforts and emerging recovery needs amid the impacts of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis.

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  • PPG (NYSE: PPG) and the PPG Foundation today announced they will contribute more than $1.5 million to organizations supporting immediate community relief efforts and emerging recovery needs amid the impacts of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis.
  • Emerging community relief efforts: $520,000 to support local organizations serving those most at risk in PPGs communities across the globe.
  • Pittsburgh-area crisis support: $275,000 to support impacted organizations and people in Pittsburgh, PPGs global headquarters community.
  • We protect and beautify the world is a trademark and the PPG Logo is a registered trademark of PPG Industries Ohio, Inc.

PPG to Donate 80,000 Masks to Hospitals in Pittsburgh, New York, Cleveland, Detroit, Huntsville to Support Coronavirus Relief Efforts

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 4:19pm

PPG (NYSE: PPG) today announced that it will donate 80,000 masks to hospitals in Pittsburgh, New York, Cleveland, Detroit and Huntsville, Ala., in support of Coronavirus relief efforts.

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  • PPG (NYSE: PPG) today announced that it will donate 80,000 masks to hospitals in Pittsburgh, New York, Cleveland, Detroit and Huntsville, Ala., in support of Coronavirus relief efforts.
  • A supply of 20,000 N95 masks were recently distributed to UPMC and Allegheny Health Network hospitals in Pittsburgh, PPGs global headquarters community.
  • As One PPG family, we will continue to work with our community partners to provide support and deploy resources wherever possible.
  • We protect and beautify the world is a trademark and the PPG Logo is a registered trademark of PPG Industries Ohio, Inc.

PPG, PPG Foundation Invested Nearly $12 Million in Communities Worldwide in 2019

Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 3:02pm

PPG (NYSE:PPG) today announced that PPG and the PPG Foundation invested $11.8 million in communities worldwide in 2019.

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  • PPG (NYSE:PPG) today announced that PPG and the PPG Foundation invested $11.8 million in communities worldwide in 2019.
  • In addition, PPG reached a milestone in 2019 by completing more than 300 COLORFUL COMMUNITIES projects since the programs inception in 2015.
  • PPG and the PPG Foundation aim to bring color and brightness to PPG communities around the world.
  • We protect and beautify the world is a trademark and Colorful Communities and the PPG Logo are registered trademarks of PPG Industries Ohio, Inc.

PPG Announces Leadership Appointments

Monday, January 6, 2020 - 5:01pm

PPG (NYSE: PPG) today announced the following executive appointments, effective March 1, 2020:

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  • PPG (NYSE: PPG) today announced the following executive appointments, effective March 1, 2020:
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  • Gary has been the embodiment of a PPG leader throughout his 38-year career a true team player who rose to any challenge, said Michael H. McGarry, PPG chairman and chief executive officer.
  • His leadership in five businesses has strengthened the organization and allowed PPG to serve customers in new ways.
  • We protect and beautify the world is a trademark and the PPG Logo is a registered trademark of PPG Industries Ohio, Inc.

PPG Partners With United Way to Complete 9 COLORFUL COMMUNITIES Projects for Day of Caring in Greater Pittsburgh

Monday, October 14, 2019 - 4:02pm

Colorful Communities Day of Caring brings together teams of volunteers to help local non-profit organizations across Allegheny and Butler counties.

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  • Colorful Communities Day of Caring brings together teams of volunteers to help local non-profit organizations across Allegheny and Butler counties.
  • The United Way of Southwestern Pennsylvania is grateful for hard-working volunteers and corporate and community leaders like PPG, said Bobbi Watt Geer, president and CEO, United Way.
  • PPG is excited to celebrate the fourth annual Colorful Communities Day of Caring in Greater Pittsburgh in partnership with the United Way of Southwestern Pennsylvania, said Malesia Dunn, PPG executive director, PPG Foundation and corporate global social responsibility.
  • Since 2015, PPG has completed more than 270 Colorful Communities projects, impacting more than 5.3 million people in 39 countries.

PPG Printable Heating Technology to Be Highlighted at WardsAuto UX Conference

Monday, September 30, 2019 - 7:47pm

PPG (NYSE: PPG) today announced that its Positive Temperature Coefficient (PTC) printable heating technology will be featured in a presentation during the WardsAuto UX (User Experience) Conference in Novi, Michigan, on Oct. 1.

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  • PPG (NYSE: PPG) today announced that its Positive Temperature Coefficient (PTC) printable heating technology will be featured in a presentation during the WardsAuto UX (User Experience) Conference in Novi, Michigan, on Oct. 1.
  • The printed heater can replace conventional heating elements in automotive vehicle seats and other applications.
  • The UX Conference focuses on vehicle electronics, software, active surfaces and other technologies that are transforming the way consumers use their vehicles.
  • We protect and beautify the world is a trademark and the PPG Logo is a registered trademark of PPG Industries Ohio, Inc.

PPG Completes COLORFUL COMMUNITIES Project at Veterans Place of Washington Boulevard in Pittsburgh

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 6:02pm

PPG (NYSE:PPG) today announced the completion of a COLORFUL COMMUNITIES project at Veterans Place of Washington Boulevard, a nonprofit organization dedicated to ending homelessness among veterans in Pittsburgh.

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  • PPG (NYSE:PPG) today announced the completion of a COLORFUL COMMUNITIES project at Veterans Place of Washington Boulevard, a nonprofit organization dedicated to ending homelessness among veterans in Pittsburgh.
  • Veterans Place of Washington Boulevard was established in 1996 by Sidney Singer, a member of the Jewish War Veterans, Post 718, to provide a safe haven for military Veterans to continue their recovery from chronic mental illness.
  • The Colorful Communities program, PPGs signature initiative for supporting communities, aims to protect and beautify the neighborhoods where PPG operates around the world.
  • We protect and beautify the world and PPG Paints are trademarks and Colorful Communities and the PPG Logo are registered trademarks of PPG Industries Ohio, Inc.
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PPG Completes 11 COLORFUL COMMUNITIES Projects Across U.S. in First Half of 2019

Friday, August 16, 2019 - 6:32pm

The Colorful Communities program, PPGs signature initiative for supporting communities, aims to protect and beautify the neighborhoods where PPG operates around the world.

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  • The Colorful Communities program, PPGs signature initiative for supporting communities, aims to protect and beautify the neighborhoods where PPG operates around the world.
  • Since 2015, PPG has completed more than 235 Colorful Communities projects, impacting more than 5.3 million people in 36 countries.
  • PPGs global community engagement efforts and the PPG Foundation aim to bring color and brightness to PPG communities around the world.
  • We protect and beautify the world is a trademark and Colorful Communities and the PPG Logo are registered trademarks of PPG Industries Ohio, Inc.