Latest News and Press Releases

  • PPG opens powder coatings research, customer application center in Milan

    March 15, 2022

    PPG today announced the opening of its new European Central Powder Coatings Research and Development (R&D) Center in Milan, Italy. The facility’s expanded capabilities, which include a customer application center, will enhance and accelerate powder coatings product development. Financial details of the investment were not disclosed.

  • PPG to acquire powder coatings manufacturing business of Arsonsisi

    February 7, 2022

    PPG today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the powder coatings business of Arsonsisi, an industrial coatings company based in Milan, Italy. The transaction is expected to close in the first quarter of 2022, subject to customary closing conditions. Financial terms were not disclosed.

  • PPG Earns Prestigious R&D 100 Recognition for Paint, Coatings Technologies

    October 21, 2021

    PPG today announced that three of its innovative coatings technologies have earned 2021 R&D® 100 Awards: PPG BFP-SE Battery Fire Protection, PPG ENVIROCRON™ Extreme Protection thermally conductive powder coatings, and PPG HI-TEMP® 1027 HD coating.

  • PPG launches first-ever digital event featuring non-stick coatings for kitchenware

    October 5, 2021

    PPG today announced the launch of its first-ever digital event to showcase its coatings for cookware, bakeware and kitchen electrics. The event provides an opportunity for PPG to connect with global customers virtually to share product and application information, the latest color trends and the new 2022 color palette for kitchenware.

  • PPG introduces CORAFLON Platinum powder coatings for architectural metals

    May 19, 2021

    PPG today announced the introduction of PPG CORAFLON® Platinum fluoroethylene vinyl ether (FEVE) fluoropolymer powder coatings for architectural extrusions and sheet aluminum. The patented coatings technology offers high transfer efficiency rates of more than 20% and improved corrosion resistance compared to standard FEVE powder coatings.