PPG publishes color guide for architectural liquid, powder coatings

Brochure features color chips, product codes for 90 colors in seven formulations

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 9, 2013 – PPG Industries’ (NYSE: PPG) coil and extrusion coatings group has published the Architectural Liquid & Powder Coatings Color Guide, an eight-page brochure featuring 90 colors of liquid and powder coatings categorized by product code, brand name and resin type.

The booklet is organized around 90 sample color chips showing DURANAR® extrusion liquid coatings in colors ranging from Bone White to Dark Bronze. The rest of the brochure is a chart containing product codes, as available, for each of the 90 colors in six other commonly specified PPG formulations, including Duranar coil liquid, Duranar extrusion powder, CORAFLON® extrusion powder, DURACRON® extrusion liquid, POLYCRON® extrusion liquid and ENVIROCRON® 03 extrusion powder coatings.

The chart shows the resin type for each of the seven coatings – polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF), fluoroethylene vinyl ether (FEVE), acrylic or polyester – as well as the associated American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) specification.

Product specifications are provided including gloss range, seacoast coverage, humidity, salt spray and South Florida weathering data, along with information about PPG CAP CERTIFIED APPLICATOR PROGRAM™ members, who are part of a nationwide network of suppliers certified by PPG to deliver consistently high-performance products on time to meet demanding construction schedules.

For more information or to order the Architectural Liquid & Powder Coatings Color Guide, visit www.ppgideascapes.com or call 1-888-PPG-IDEA (774-4332).

PPG Industries' vision is to continue to be the world’s leading coatings and specialty products company. Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. Founded in 1883, PPG has global headquarters in Pittsburgh and operates in nearly 70 countries around the world. Sales in 2012 were $15.2 billion. PPG shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange (symbol:PPG). For more information, visit www.ppg.com and follow @PPGIndustries on Twitter.

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Sharon Bird
PPG Industrial Coatings