PPG Launches ‘Green’ Zircobond Pretreatment

TROY, Mich., Jan. 15, 2008 – PPG Industries (NYSE: PPG) has announced the launch of a new, environmentally responsible automotive pretreatment technology at CAMI Automotive’s production facility in Ingersoll, Ont., Canada. CAMI, an independently incorporated joint venture of Suzuki Motor Corporation and General Motors of Canada Ltd., began processing vehicles with Zircobond pretreatment in early January and moved to full-scale production Jan. 14.