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PPG to highlight new INNOVEL beverage-can coatings at Guangzhou trade show
PPG Industries’ packaging coatings business has announced that it will showcase INNOVEL® HPS™ new generation spray coatings for the interior of beverage cans at Cannex & Fillex Asia Pacific in Guangzhou, China, June 1-4. PPG also will feature the Innovel range of novel coatings designed to meet growing beverage-industry demand and to comply with evolving regulatory requirements for aluminum and steel beverage cans and ends.

GLIDDEN Paint by PPG rolls out THE SMARTER WAY TO WOW campaign
This spring season, the GLIDDEN® brand is debunking the myth that the most expensive paint will provide better results with a new national advertising campaign that defies the conventional wisdom that higher prices mean better quality when it comes to painting.

PPG launches metal coatings color selector tool on ppgideascapes.com site
PPG Industries’ coil and building products group has launched the PPG Metal Coatings Online Color Selector Tool at ppgideascapes.com, featuring digital versions of all 90 colors in the PPG Architectural Liquid and Powder Coatings Color Guide and each of the 80 colors in the PPG Building Products Coil Coatings Color Guide.

PPG career lectures provide guidance for Chinese college students
PPG Industries recently hosted a series of career lectures at 11 top universities across China, discussing issues related to future careers and offering tips for job hunting to college students.

PPG partners with Walker Glass to debut bird-safe glass with low-e coating
PPG Industries and Walker Glass Co., Ltd., have combined proprietary technologies to create AviProtek with SOLARBAN® glass, an advanced architectural glass that unites bird-friendly, acid-etched patterns by Walker TEXTURES™ glass with high-performance solar control, low-emissivity (low-e) coatings by PPG.

PPG announces executive appointments
PPG Industries today announced executive appointments effective June 1. Vince Morales will become vice president, investor relations, and treasurer, and Eric Thiele will become vice president and business controller, global architectural coatings and protective and marine coatings.

PPG introduces POWERCRON ADVANTEDGE electrocoat in North America
PPG Industries’ industrial coatings business has introduced POWERCRON ADVANTEDGE™ electrocoat, a next-generation high-edge cationic-epoxy product, in North America.

Bullitt Center becomes third certified ‘living’ building to feature PPG glass
PPG Industries announced that Bullitt Center, Seattle, has become the third building constructed with PPG glass to meet the LIVING BUILDING CHALLENGE™ standard, the world’s most rigorous green design and construction standard.

PPG foundation supports Squalicum High School science program
Marci Alvord, senior category manager for the HOMAX® brand at PPG Industries’ architectural coatings office in Bellingham, Washington, recently presented a PPG Industries Foundation check to Squalicum High School Chemistry Teacher Jocelyn Roger to fund science equipment for students. The $1,000 Innovative Classroom Grant will support the purchase of three LabQuest stations that enable teachers to create innovative, hands-on labs.

Goodyear to use AGILON performance silica by PPG to improve tire performance
PPG Industries announced today that Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company has contracted to use AGILON® performance silica by PPG to increase the fuel efficiency of its tires. Goodyear will first use the next-generation reinforcing filler developed by PPG in EFFICIENTGRIP™ tires, a line of high-performance sport-utility-vehicle (SUV) tires debuting in Latin America this month.

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