PPG debuts industrial coatings Web site

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 6, 2009 – PPG Industries’ (NYSE: PPG) industrial coatings business has launched a Web site at www.ppgindustrialcoatings.com. The site showcases PPG’s liquid, powder and electrocoat coatings as well as its pretreatment and engineered products for automobile parts and accessories, appliances, consumer electronics, sports equipment, sportswear, heavy-duty equipment and other applications.

Angela Behrens, marketing communications coordinator, PPG Industrial Coatings, said the site provides a comprehensive global view of company capabilities across products, technologies and markets. “PPG Industrial Coatings supports a diverse set of industries,” she said. “The new Web site streamlines processes for manufacturers and tiered applicators in the supply chain, enabling them to learn about PPG and to engage us globally in their coatings strategy development.”

Visitors can navigate the site through links related to products, technologies and end-use markets. There also is e-mail and telephone contact information for various worldwide markets by geography. For more, visit www.ppgindustrialcoatings.com or call 1-888-774-2001.

About PPG
Pittsburgh-based PPG is a global supplier of paints, coatings, optical products, specialty materials, chemicals, glass and fiber glass. The company has more than 140 manufacturing facilities and equity affiliates and operates in more than 60 countries. Sales in 2008 were $15.8 billion. PPG shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange (symbol: PPG). For more information, visit www.ppg.com.




Angela Behrens
PPG Industrial Coatings

Asia/Pacific Contact:
Hunter Lee
PPG China
86 22 6620 6102