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PPG Names Patterson International Sales Manager for Latin America

PPG Industries has named Deron Patterson international sales manager, flat glass international. A 14-year sales veteran in the U.S. glass industry, Patterson has been handling architectural accounts in Texas, Louisiana and Mexico for the past seven years while also conducting … Continue reading

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PPG Announces Record Third-Quarter Results

Glass globe with dollar signs on background with money symbol.

PPG enjoyed record third-quarter results, and the company has improved glass segment sales to thank in some small part for it. The company’s glass segment netted $278 million for the quarter, an increase of $16 million year over year. Volumes … Continue reading

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IGMA Announces 2014 Annual Conference Dates

The Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance (IGMA) has announced that its 2014 Annual Conference and Insulating Glass Educational Seminar will be held March 4-7, 2014, at the JW Marriott Union Square in San Francisco. The combined event will feature informative lunch … Continue reading

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U.S. Manufacturers Save $1 Billion, 11 Million Tons of CO2 Through Energy Efficiency Investments

PPG has float glass operations in Carlisle, Pa., Mt. Zion, Ill., Wichita Falls, Texas, and Fresno, Calif.

PPG Industries, Eastman Chemical Co., Saint-Gobain Corp. and Ingersoll Rand were among the more than 120 manufacturers recognized last week by the Department of Energy (DOE) for making wise investments that reduced energy costs and greenhouse gas emissions while improving … Continue reading

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PPG Publishes New Glass Catalog in Print and Electronic Versions

PPG Industries has published a new architectural glass catalog that features photography of 40 building projects, along with detailed descriptions and performance data for more than two dozen architectural glass products, including Solarban® 67 glass and Sungate® 600 glass, both … Continue reading

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Governor Announces More Than 300 New Jobs with PPG, Growth in Western Pennsylvania

Governor Tom Corbett announced that PPG Industries Inc., will establish its North American architectural coatings headquarters in Butler County and expand the company’s existing technology center in Allegheny County, adding more than 300 new jobs in both counties. “We continue … Continue reading

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PPG, Haley-Greer Play Big Roles at the George W. Bush Presidential Center

Freedom Plaza (pre field finish)

The challenge was to not only give the building the kind of aesthetically-pleasing appearance befitting a former American president, but to do so with the environment and energy savings in mind. Officials from PPG Industries and Dallas-based Haley-Greer Inc. had … Continue reading

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PPG Industries Foundation Awards U.S. College Scholarships

The PPG Industries Foundation is sponsoring 55 new four-year undergraduate college scholarships in the United States this year. The scholarships include 18 plant community scholarships (for students living in communities near PPG facilities), two national achievement scholarships (for African-American students), … Continue reading

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PPG Donates $50,000 to Math & Science Collaborative

The PPG Industries Foundation donated $50,000 to the Math & Science Collaborative (MSC), a program operated by the Allegheny Intermediate Unit that helps K-12 educators gain a better understanding of how mathematical and scientific practices are used in the workplace. … Continue reading

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PPG Issues 2012 Sustainability Report

PPG Industries today announced the launch of its new sustainability vision, values and goals issued in the 2012 PPG Corporate Sustainability Report. This sustainability “framework” follows more than a year of in-depth internal and external analysis to determine what is … Continue reading

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