PPG to announce first quarter 2010 results April 15

PITTSBURGH, March 29, 2010 – PPG Industries (NYSE:PPG) announces the following details for its first quarter 2010 earnings release and teleconference call.

Earnings release:
Thursday, April 15, before U.S. stock markets open

Thursday, April 15, 2 p.m. ET

PPG participants:
Charles E. Bunch, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Robert J. Dellinger, Senior Vice President, Finance, and Chief Financial Officer
David B. Navikas, Vice President and Controller
Vincent J. Morales, Vice President, Investor Relations

Dial-in numbers:
U.S. – 866-277-1181
International – 617-597-5358
Passcode: 24441016

Listen-only mode via Internet broadcast from PPG’s Investor Center at www.ppg.com (Windows Media Player)

Telephone replay:
Available beginning at approximately 5 p.m. ET, Thursday, April 15, through 5 p.m. ET, Thursday, April 29.

Replay numbers:
U.S. – 888-286-8010
International – 617-801-6888
Passcode: 54091672

Web replay:
Available on PPG’s Investor Center beginning at approximately 4:30 p.m. ET, Thursday, April 15, 2010, through Friday, April 15, 2011.

The news release will be available on the Investor Center and Newsroom sections of www.ppg.com. Presentation materials used during the teleconference will be available on the Investor Center section of www.ppg.com along with downloadable MP3 files.

About PPG
PPG Industries’ vision is to continue to be the world’s leading coatings and specialty products company. Founded in 1883, the company serves customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets. With headquarters in Pittsburgh, PPG operates in more than 60 countries around the globe. Sales in 2009 were $12.2 billion. PPG shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange (symbol: PPG). For more information, visit www.ppg.com.


Jeremy Neuhart
PPG Corporate Communications

Vince Morales
PPG Investor Relations