Ceramic Industry

PPG's Automotive Glass Operations Achieve Environmental Certification

April 1, 2003
PPG Industries has earned ISO-14001 certification for its centralized environmental management system and a total of 16 automotive glass manufacturing facilities across North America. The certification revolves around effectively managing an operation's impact on the environment. "We are proud of our environmental performance and firmly believe it is a key to our global competitiveness," said Barry J. McGee, vice president of original equipment manufacturer (OEM) glass. "Earning the ISO-14001 certification will pay short- and long-term dividends in retaining and expanding PPG's leadership position in the automotive glass marketplace."

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