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These are our most recent press releases distributed in China. Additional releases from PPG Industries can be found in the press release archive.


02-27-14
PPG to display liquid, powder, pre-treatment, e-coat products at FABTECH Canada
02-20-14
PPG earns DOE funding to develop dynamically responsive IR window coating – Technology aims to maintain daylighting, control solar heat gain
02-18-14
PPG to launch new POWERCRON EPIC electrocoats at MetoKote facility – Metal-free catalyst enables reduced energy use and environmental impact
02-17-14
New flyer highlights innovative DURANAR specialty coatings by PPG – Color-shifting, textured and pearlescent coatings among offerings
02-11-14
PPG PMC business shares SSPC honor for coating on USS Freedom – Combat ship refurbished with AMERCOAT 240, PSX 700SG coatings
02-03-14
PPG to acquire high-heat-resistant coatings supplier
01-31-14
PPG donates $6,000 to Tickets for Kids Charities – Donation helps expand charitable ticket giving to children in need on West Coast
01-29-14
PPG video features DURANAR GR, CORAFLON GR graffiti-resistant clear coats – Four-minute video describes, demonstrates graffiti-removal system for metal panels
01-29-14
Florida builder uses SOLARBAN 60 glass for luxury net-zero-energy model home – Low-emissivity glass helps sunlit home cut air conditioning use, eliminate electric bills
01-21-14
PPG to sponsor 61st annual Progressive Architecture Awards ceremony – Event to be held at The Modern, New York, Feb. 20
01-20-14
PPG PMC awarded contract renewal with U.S. Navy Military Sealift Command – Contract includes AMERCOAT, PSX coatings for 110-ship global fleet
01-16-14
PPG reports record fourth quarter and full-year 2013 results
01-16-14
PPG directors announce quarterly dividend of 61 cents per share
01-14-14
PPG showcases sustainable products at North American International Auto Show – New and enhanced coatings and materials help automakers build fuel-efficient vehicles
01-10-14
PPG appoints McDonald vice president, fiber glass; Kerr to retire
01-07-14
PPG electrocoat primer qualified to aerospace specification – AEROCRON primer meets requirements of AMS 3144
01-06-14
PPG to announce fourth quarter 2013 results Jan. 16
01-06-14
PPG appoints Bausch vice president, global industrial coatings
01-06-14
PPG PMC celebrates 20th anniversary of polysiloxane coatings – Technology, sold under PSX brand, revolutionized protective and marine coatings
01-06-14
PPG launches new, more interactive architectural glass project photo gallery – New sort, map, view features help architects navigate expanded image library
12-19-13
PPG automotive refinish unveils redesigned website – Revamped site presents new features, enhancements
12-19-13
PPG introduces ELECTROCOLOR 3500 coating for consumer electronics – Tinted clearcoat appearance complements metal surfaces, can be used for appliances
12-16-13
PPG glass helps win 2013 Green Design Award from USGlass magazine – Winning Center for Sustainable Landscapes at Phipps Conservatory uses PPG glass
12-16-13
PPG plans for future standards with copper-free antifouling coatings – New SIGMA NEXEON coatings provide superior fouling protection, contain no copper
12-12-13
PPG Aerospace expands operations in Japan – Relocated center includes warehouse, increased production capacity, new services
12-12-13
PPG donates $5,000 to Action Greensboro for continued support of program – Donation provides classroom supplies for hands-on STEM Early College
12-11-13
PPG Greece holds first protective and marine coatings customer training
12-10-13
PPG appoints Astroth fiber glass general manager, Asia Pacific
12-09-13
PPG donates $5,000 to Frontiers of Flight Museum – Donation supports expansion of aviation and space flight education programs
12-04-13
Bullitt Center, world’s ‘greenest’ office building, constructed with PPG glass – SOLARBAN 60, STARPHIRE glasses help draw 82 percent of lighting needs from sun
11-26-13
Morales of PPG to present at Bank of America Merrill Lynch conference
11-26-13
PPG Aerospace form-in-place sealant tape qualified to aerospace specification – PRC FIP Strip aerospace sealant qualified to AMS 3379
11-26-13
PPG clearcoats gain General Motors approval
11-22-13
PPG expands OLED production to support demand for Universal Display products – New site at PPG Barberton, Ohio facility enables companies to meet high-volume needs
11-22-13
Morales of PPG to attend Citi Basic Materials Conference
11-21-13
PPG publishes 2014 global color trends book – Forecasts colors for building and decor, automobiles, consumer electronics and aerospace
11-20-13
PPG board of directors ranks first in study of governance capacity – Study finds PPG board has highest levels of experience and business acumen
11-20-13
PPG receives Ford approval for clearcoats
11-19-13
Daimler AG gives global approval of new matt clearcoats by PPG – Unique PPG dual-clear process used
11-18-13
PPG donates $5,000 to Future of Flight Foundation – Donation funds STEM education program for local students
11-14-13
PPG supports fifth national transportation vocational skills competition
11-13-13
PPG introduces two new AIA continuing education classes for glass – Topics cover glass production, processing, performance and low-emissivity coatings
11-11-13
PPG to showcase liquid, powder, pretreatment, e-coat products at FABTECH 2013 – Moore to present electrocoat introduction for continuing education program
11-11-13
PPG donates $55,000 to COSI for new Energy Explorers exhibition, ongoing support – Funding supports ongoing development of energy-focused exhibit, general expenses
11-05-13
Pale yellow named 2014 Color of the Year by PPG PITTSBURGH PAINTS THE VOICE OF COLOR Program – Homeowners seek energetic, more optimistic color to Pause & Refresh from busy daily grind
11-05-13
PPG to exhibit fastener coatings at STAFDA show in Las Vegas – Event scheduled Nov. 11-13 at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino
11-01-13
PPG appoints Kappas vice president, Americas, protective and marine coatings – Valenta named vice president, environment, health and safety
11-01-13
Eng receives Committee Leadership Award from IPC – Recognized for leadership in helping revise printed circuit board specification
10-31-13
Canadian Green Building Award winner constructed with SOLARBAN 60 glass – Triple-glazed IGUs with PPG glass integrated into high-performance building envelope
10-30-13
Sklarsky of PPG to present at Morgan Stanley chemicals conference
10-30-13
PPG featuring custom car, motorcycle celebrities at 2013 SEMA exhibit
10-28-13
PPG relocates automotive refinish Southwest China regional office – Training center opens at Chengdu Economic and Technological Development Zone site
10-25-13
PPG introduces DURANAR GR and CORAFLON GR graffiti-resistant coatings
10-24-13
PPG data shows white continues to be most popular global car color (Americas)
10-24-13
PPG data shows white continues to be most popular global car color (Asia Pacific)
10-24-13
PPG data shows white continues to be most popular global car colour (Europe)
10-24-13
PPG to launch the Charley Hutton Ridler Color Collection at SEMA Show – Award-winning colors enhance custom design schemes
10-24-13
PPG celebrates 50th anniversary of electrocoat technology – First service line launched for General Electric in 1963
10-23-13
Colorful PPG SEMA exhibits features elite painters, cars, bikes and new products
10-22-13
PPG Aerospace designs innovative cockpit windows for Dassault Falcon 5X jet – Dassault Aviation selects PPG for unique bending and materials expertise
10-22-13
SOLARBAN 60 glass helps addition to Wright landmark earn LEED certification – Expanded Wisconsin meeting house saves on energy with geometry, bioclimatic design
10-22-13
PPG and Mitchell link repair management systems – Shops can combine PAINTMANAGER software from PPG, REPAIRCENTER system from Mitchell
10-22-13
Sekmakas of PPG to present at Baird’s 2013 Industrial Conference
10-22-13
PPG Aerospace advanced green coatings system qualified at Eclipse – Chromate-free basecoat/clearcoat, chromate-free primer specified for Eclipse 550 jet
10-22-13
PPG Aerospace begins deliveries of cockpit windows for Eclipse 550 jet – NBAA visitors can see PPG windshields in Eclipse 550 jet on display
10-18-13
PPG directors announce quarterly dividend of 61 cents per share
10-17-13
PPG reports record third quarter results
10-17-13
PPG donates winter supplies to Yushu County in China for sixth consecutive year
10-15-13
PPG hosts seminar on TRIVEX material at 2013 China International Optics Fair
10-09-13
PPG publishes color guide for architectural liquid, powder coatings – Brochure features color chips, product codes for 90 colors in seven formulations
10-09-13
PPG introduces AUE-370YL high-hiding yellow urethane base
10-08-13
PPG to display full range of products at Powder Coating 2013 – SILVERSAN coatings join DURANAR, CORAFLON and ENVIROCRON brands
10-08-13
PPG introduces SOLARBAN 67 glass for residential windows – Neutral coating provides excellent solar control, brilliantly clear exterior appearance
10-08-13
PPG announces sponsorship of FenderBenderLive.com – Website coverage includes 2013 NACE and SEMA events
10-02-13
Students to feature SOLARBAN 70XL glass by PPG in 2013 Solar Decathlon home – Energy-efficient glass specified by Missouri University of Science & Technology team
10-01-13
PPG to announce third quarter 2013 results Oct. 17
10-01-13
PPG donates $5,000 to Oak Creek-Franklin Joint School District – Donation funds STEM camp opportunity for 16 middle-school girls
09-30-13
PPG to invest $60 million in new manufacturing facility in Lipetsk, Russia
09-30-13
PPG earns 2013 Glass Magazine Award for digital glass visualizer – Proprietary software aids specification by rendering architectural glasses in 3-D
09-30-13
PPG opens office with coatings application and training center in Greece
09-30-13
PPG to display decorative specialty coatings at METALCON 2013 – Products feature unique pigments, textures and finishes
09-30-13
Texas hospital is first major building to feature SOLARBAN R100 glass by PPG – Curved facade incorporates SOLARBAN R100 glass over OPTIBLUE glass substrate
09-30-13
CIL paint unveils ‘Creamy’ as 2014 Colour of the Year – Mellow yellow to liven up in 2014
09-29-13
PPG hosts Asia Pacific Sustainability and CSR Forum in Shanghai – Also celebrates 130th anniversary
09-27-13
PPG Aerospace names Scott and Hood to global transparencies posts
09-27-13
PPG to exhibit at ICUEE show – Showcasing proven technologies at ICUEE 2013 in booth 3105
09-25-13
SICO Paint 2014 Colour Trends – Revival of Public Interest in Nature, Art Results in Rich Colour Palette for Year Ahead
09-24-13
PPG publishes new glass catalog in print and electronic versions – Brochure highlights new project photography, SOLARBAN, SUNGATE products
09-23-13
Commonwealth of PA Release: Governor Corbett Announces More than 300 New Jobs with PPG Industries, Inc., Growth in Western Pa.
09-20-13
PPG publishes new wheel coatings brochure – Single-source supply of primers, base and clear coats for steel, aluminum wheels
09-10-13
Bunch of PPG at Credit Suisse 2013 Chemical and Ag Science Conference
09-10-13
PPG launches new residential glass website for homeowners, window makers – Educational content, expanded product info help homeowners shop for window glass
09-09-13
PPG to highlight DURANAR, CORAFLON coatings at CONSTRUCT 2013 – Versatile, high-end coatings suit wide range of architectural applications
09-04-13
PPG extends IT partnership with Summa – Continues to lead industry with innovative software solutions
09-03-13
PPG PMC business to offer AMERCOAT brand coatings in Mexico – New phone numbers offer access to PPG products, services
08-28-13
PPG honors 'Dream Cars' at Goodguys PPG Nationals
08-28-13
PPG to showcase SOLARBAN 67 glass at GlassBuild America – Online education center, eView specification tool to be highlighted
08-28-13
PPG protective and marine coatings available at DULUX Paint stores in Canada – High-performance specialty coating products now sold at nearly 250 Canadian stores
08-14-13
CLARVISTA glass among ‘101 Best Products of the Year’ per Professional Builder – Proprietary coating keeps shower glass looking newer, longer
08-13-13
THE VOICE OF COLOUR program of PPG PITTSBURGH PAINTS brand announces Atlantic Colour Collection – New marine-inspired palette filled with coastal blues, sandy beiges and misty hues