PPG Industries

PPG Industries

Pittsburgh-based PPG is a global supplier of paints, coatings, optical products, specialty materials, chemicals, glass and fiber glass. The company has more than 140 manufacturing facilities and equity affiliates and operates in more than 60 countries. Sales in 2011 were $14.9 billion. PPG is the world’s largest producer of transportation coatings and a leading maker of industrial and packaging coatings, aircraft transparencies, flat and fabricated glass, continuous-strand fiber glass, chlor-alkali and specialty chemicals, and architectural coatings.

PPG’s coatings businesses manufacture automotive and aerospace coatings, auto refinishes; adhesives and sealants; factory-applied coatings for appliances, building components and a broad range of industrial applications; packaging coatings; and decorative, maintenance and other architectural coatings. PPG produces coatings for every stage of the finishing process in these industries from pretreatments to topcoats.

Web site: www.ppg.com