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PPG completes COLORFUL COMMUNITIES project in Quattordio, Italy

PPG and PPG Foundation contribute $7.5 million for PPG Science Pavilion in Pittsburgh

PPG to announce second quarter 2017 results July 20

PPG Central Europe aerospace center approved for Airbus sealants packaging

PPG Foundation grant helps New Hope kindergarten students explore careers

Stop Waiting and Start Painting: OLYMPIC Paints and Stains by PPG widens window of opportunity for outdoor summer projects

PPG video describes benefits of premixed and frozen sealant for aerospace uses

PPG introduces heavy-duty, high volume mixers for high viscosity chemicals

PPG video describes benefits of aerospace sealant caps for fuel tank fasteners

PPG chrome-free aerospace sealants receive NATO Stock Numbers by UK MoD

PPG names Bruno director of investor relations

PPG experts and industry partners to highlight new automotive technologies at 2017 SURCAR Cannes congress

PPG launches innovative aerospace sealant injection tool for channel seals

PPG marks completion of 45 million euros paint and coatings facility in Lipetsk, Russia

PPG receives PMA for Airbus A320 enhanced-design sliding cockpit windows

PPG introduces lightweight battery-powered aerospace sealant dispensing tool

PPG chrome-free corrosion-inhibiting aerospace sealant becomes new standard

PITTSBURGH PAINTS & STAINS brand names 2018 Color of the Year: Blackhearth

PPG launches new website for architectural metal coatings

PPG earns Safran awards for aerospace e-coat primer

OLYMPIC paint by PPG unveils Black Magic as 2018 Color of the Year

GLIDDEN brand by PPG names 2018 color of the year: Deep Onyx

PPG PAINTS brand unveils 2018 Color of the Year: Black Flame

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PPG and PPG Foundation contribute $7.5 million for PPG Science Pavilion in Pittsburgh

New STEM education facility at Carnegie Science Center targeted to open in 2018

PPG and the PPG Foundation recently announced contributions to Carnegie Science Center of Pittsburgh totaling $7.5 million. The largest donation in the center's history is earmarked for a new building that will be named the PPG Science Pavilion.

Scheduled for completion in 2018, the PPG Science Pavilion will house science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) learning labs; a two-story, 14,000-square-foot exhibitions gallery allowing for large touring exhibitions; PointView Hall, a conference and event space overlooking the city skyline; and new, expanded STEM education programs. With nine classrooms including a wet lab, the PPG Science Pavilion will enable Carnegie Science Center to offer more programs for children and adults, such as day camps for students and professional-development programs for teachers. The pavilion is the centerpiece of a more than $35 million SPARK! Campaign for Carnegie Science Center, which was launched in 2014.

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'Black Flame' named 2018 Color of the Year by PPG PAINTS

The PPG PAINTS™ brand unveiled its 2018 Color of the Year: Black Flame (PPG1043-7), a statement-making black, infused with an undertone of the deepest navy, which evokes the privacy, hope and classic modernism that many consumers crave today.
According to PPG color experts, this statement-making black, infused with an undertone of the deepest indigo, evokes the privacy, hope and classic modernism that many consumers crave today. Embodying the spirit of a tailored tuxedo or a little black dress, it is dressed-up, coveted, unapologetic and – most importantly – timeless.

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Avant-garde color solutions by PPG add glamour to Chevrolet all-purpose sports concept car

The Chevrolet FNR-X, the first all-purpose sports concept vehicle from SAIC General Motors, made its world premiere at Auto Shanghai 2017. Its stylized and sophisticated appearance impressed the audience, including brilliant metallic color care of PPG's automotive original equipment manufacturer (OEM) color styling team.
Designed by SAIC General Motors experts at the Pan Asia Technical Automotive Center (PATAC), the FNR-X combines the science and imagination of the Chevrolet brand while building on previous models’ high-performance and versatility. To showcase the off-road capability and performance of the FNR-X, PATAC designers and PPG color experts developed the “rhenium silver” color that gives the car a futuristic, outer-space look.

PPG’s silver coating complements Chevrolet’s golden bowtie emblem and mimics the look of high-gloss liquid metal, with a neutral color and silky pearl essence displaying metallic shades that differ based on viewing perspective and light.

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PPG brightens and restores youth center in Wyandotte County, Kansas

We recently completed another COLORFUL COMMUNITIES™ project, this one in Kansas City, Kansas, that revitalized the State Street Project, a youth empowerment center in Wyandotte County. In addition, the PPG Foundation donated $20,000 to fund a 10-week summer science, technology, engineering and math program for up to 100 inner-city students.

The Colorful Communities program provides PPG volunteers and products along with financial contributions to bring color and vitality to communities around the world. In Kansas City, more than 30 PPG employees, along with paint professionals from Neighborhood Painting, applied nearly 90 gallons of donated premium paint to the historic State Street Project building, which was built in 1923.

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3 High-Tech Coatings Making Air Travel Safer, Faster, Cooler And More Colorful

Forbes reports on the innovative ways PPG paints and coatings make commercial jets lighter, cooler and more efficient and shares a rundown of three state-of-the-art aerospace products: sealants, paints and coatings, and a word on what makes each so crucial.

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PPG recognized by Forbes magazine as one of America's Best Large Employers

PPG is honored to be among America's Best Large Employers, according to a list published today by Forbes magazine. This is the second consecutive year Forbes has recognized PPG among the 500 most highly regarded employers in America, based on independent research findings.

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PPG ranks No. 1 on Fortune ‘Most Admired’ list within its industry sector

PPG ranks No. 1 in Fortune magazine’s “World’s Most Admired Companies” list in its industry sector.

The company moved to the top of the rankings with a score of 7.14. PPG ranked first in seven of the nine key reputation attributes used by Fortune, including people management, use of corporate assets, quality of management, financial soundness, long-term investment and global competitiveness.