10/14/2011

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PPG to increase production capacity for precipitated silica

Founded in 1883, PPG has global headquarters in Pittsburgh, PA, USA, and operates in more than 60 countries around the world. Sales in 2010 were USD 13.4 billion. According to PPG, the company pioneered the development of synthetic precipitated silica, becoming one of the first manufacturers to bring them to market in the 1930s. Today, its silica products business is a leader in the manufacture of precipitated silica for tyre, battery separator, carrier, coatings, industrial rubber, footwear, and silicone end-use applications.

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