PPG: We protect and beautify the world
Our COLORFUL COMMUNITIES program started in our own backyard. One year later, we've beautified places all over the world.
875 volunteers. 2,700 gallons of paint. 11 revitalized communities.
For us, making the world a more beautiful place starts right at home.
Making the world a more beautiful place is a big job. But we love a challenge.
It takes openness, energy, and perspective to make the world a more beautiful place.
It takes teamwork, appreciation and encouragement to make the world a more beautiful place
It takes understanding, drive, and a positive perspective to make the world a more beautiful place.

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PPG announces 2017 Show Truck appearance schedule

PPG coatings create showpiece finish for Carrington livery

PPG Foundation grant supports student podcasting and broadcasting at Wayne City High School

PPG to highlight automotive coatings at 2017 NAIAS

Local PPG PAINTS stores offer Pittsburgh Penguins ‘Golden Ticket’ promotion

PPG completes acquisition of Romanian paint and coatings manufacturer DEUTEK

Speedway Children’s Charities names PPG 'Sponsor of the Year'

PPG reaches agreement with Knauf for sale of Plaka plasterboard business

PPG completes COLORFUL COMMUNITIES project at Whare Koa Mangere Community House in New Zealand

PPG to announce fourth quarter and full-year 2016 results Jan. 19, 2017

Goodguys Custom Rod of the Year Award won by PPG-painted Studebaker

New brochure highlights breadth of PPG general industrial finishes products

PPG enhances University Talent Power Program to provide career advice to college students in China

PPG initiates global restructuring, targeting $125 million in annual savings

PPG Foundation donates $15,000 to Chicago Urban League for Project Ready

PPG-painted Supercar 'Vicious Mustang' debuts at SEMA Show

PPG to distribute wastewater substrate-repair products from Sauereisen

PPG introduces DURASTAR ULTRA-COOL coil coatings

PPG Foundation supports New Hope Grade School engineering programs

PPG eco-friendly wash primer coatings system chosen by LOT Polish Airlines

PPG salutes Paralyzed Veterans of America at SEMA Show

HOMAX brand by PPG introduces new and improved TOUGH AS TILE product

Create a serene escape with the GLIDDEN and PPG PAINTS brands

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PPG Aerospace: We live in a world of color.

PPG has a long-standing tradition of helping customers achieve success. In the aerospace industry, we provide customers with superior color matching and design services, including color consulting for livery design and sophisticated software that can truly match any color in the spectrum.

Learn about the colors available from PPG for the aerospace industry. Visit ppgaerospace.com.

Bringing our best together to protect and beautify the world.

“What does it take to protect and beautify the world?” All of us. PPG is an extremely diverse company with a global portfolio of businesses and product lines; more than 150 manufacturing facilities and equity affiliates; operations in more than 70 countries around the globe; and nearly 47,000 employees of wide-ranging nationalities, cultures, religions, ethnic, professional and educational backgrounds.

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PPG counts on chemistry to give it an edge

Under Chief Technology Officer David Bem, a growing research force leverages acquisitions and technology to invent new paints

This article originally appeared in Chemical and Engineering News (12/05/2016)

In Chemical and Engineering News, David Bem, PPG's Chief Technology Officer, shares his insights of how  acquisitions can bring new technology and give PPG a research edge.

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PPG acquires naming rights for Pittsburgh Penguins home, to become ‘PPG PAINTS Arena’

PPG recently reached an agreement with the Pittsburgh Penguins to immediately assume naming rights for Pittsburgh’s multipurpose arena. Previously known as “CONSOL Energy Center,” the facility now will be named “PPG PAINTS Arena.” PPG also becomes the official paint supplier of the Pittsburgh Penguins. (Additional materials, images and video associated with this announcement are available at: http://newsroom.ppg.com/ppgpaintsarena.

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Protecting Beauty In A Harsh World

How do we shield our cars from scratches and our planes from the blistering sun? How can we keep our buildings cool and our energy costs down? How do you protect the things people love and rely on from bumps, wear and tear and mishaps? 

In this article from Forbes.com, David Bem, PPG’s new chief technology officer, shares his insights and experience in launching innovative products across a variety of technology platforms and industries.

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PPG has released its 2015 Corporate Sustainability Report, which details the company’s progress toward achieving its 2020 sustainability goals.

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PPG – Our Story

Making the world a more protected and beautiful place is a big job. See how we create, invent and formulate the paints, coatings and materials that brighten the world for the next generation.

At PPG, scientists and engineers come together everyday to collaborate and discuss ways to protect and beautify the products and surroundings that we rely on daily. At R&D centers across the globe, these conversations and research efforts often lead to some pretty remarkable innovations that bring more dependable, durable products to the places we live, learn and work.


Colorful Communities Initiative

Through color, employee volunteers and a PPG commitment of $10 million, we’re transforming our neighborhoods around the world. See what a difference color can make.
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