MISSISSAUGA, Ontario – July 11, 2017
PPG will soon launch its EC520 En-V® High Production Clearcoat, a new innovative clearcoat designed specifically for use over ENVIROBASE® High Performance basecoat. Formulated for application in all markets, the new clearcoat will provide the performance required by high-production collision centers.

EC520 features an advanced resin technology that is highly compatible with waterborne basecoats. The new clearcoat has been engineered to ensure easy use, generate superior productivity and yield consistent high-level results.

“EC520 will soon be available to PPG customers who are looking for exceptional quality and efficiency in a clearcoat that is compatible with waterborne basecoat,” said PPG’s Tim Jones, manager, water collision segment, automotive refinish. “We’ll release product details in the very near future, but suffice it to say the new clearcoat—a perfect match with Envirobase High Performance basecoat—is one more component in our commitment to give our customers the most versatile and effective automotive refinish products possible.”

PPG: WE PROTECT AND BEAUTIFY THE WORLD™
At PPG (NYSE: PPG), we work every day to develop and deliver the paints, coatings and materials that our customers have trusted for more than 130 years. Through dedication and creativity, we solve our customers’ biggest challenges, collaborating closely to find the right path forward. With headquarters in Pittsburgh, we operate and innovate in more than 70 countries and reported net sales of $14.8 billion in 2016. We serve customers in construction, consumer products, industrial and transportation markets and aftermarkets. To learn more, visit www.ppg.com.

The PPG Logo, En-V and Envirobase are registered trademarks and We protect and beautify the world is a trademark of PPG Industries Ohio, Inc.


MISSISSAUGA, Ontario – July 25, 2017
PPG NEXA AUTOCOLOR® P190-6920 Production Clearcoat will soon be available to collision centers throughout North America. The new automotive refinish clearcoat is engineered expressly for use with AQUABASE® Plus waterborne basecoat and is compliant with requirements in all regions of the U.S. and Canada.

“This is a remarkable development in clearcoat technology,” said Tim Jones, PPG manager, water collision segment, automotive refinish. “PPG customers recognize and appreciate the high quality of our waterborne product line and P190-6920 matches perfectly with Aquabase Plus to deliver an enhanced finish. We are extremely confident that this new and easy-to-use clearcoat will increase collision center throughput, satisfy the most discerning paint techs and dependably deliver impressive results.”

According to Jones, P190-6920 has been designed for easy application and exceptional finish. He added that fast process times and energy-saving characteristics are key features and benefits of the new clearcoat.

PPG: WE PROTECT AND BEAUTIFY THE WORLD™
At PPG (NYSE: PPG), we work every day to develop and deliver the paints, coatings and materials that our customers have trusted for more than 130 years. Through dedication and creativity, we solve our customers’ biggest challenges, collaborating closely to find the right path forward. With headquarters in Pittsburgh, we operate and innovate in more than 70 countries and reported net sales of $14.8 billion in 2016. We serve customers in construction, consumer products, industrial and transportation markets and aftermarkets. To learn more, visit www.ppg.com.

The PPG Logo, Nexa Autocolor and Aquabase are registered trademarks and We protect and beautify the world is a trademark of PPG Industries Ohio, Inc.


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