Three finalists for the 2001 Automotive News PACE Awards (open category, environmental) were omitted from some pages of the Oct. 23 edition. Missing were:
Hutchinson F.T.S. Inc.
For Dual Plane Seal
This innovation reduces refrigerant leaks and has been shown to cut the number of air conditioning recharges in half over the life of a vehicle.
Johnson Controls Inc.
Eco-Cor is an innovative material that utilizes renewable natural fibers in a mat that is compression molded and covered in a single manufacturing step, producing soft, lightweight automotive components such as door panels or inserts.
PPG Industries Inc. - Automotive Coatings
For Enviro-Prime 2000
Enviro-Prime 2000 lead-free automotive electrocoat primer is for use at automakers' manufacturing paint facilities to provide corrosion protection and a clean, smooth surface for subsequent decorative coatings such as basecoat and clearcoat - but without lead salts.
A complete list of finalists is on www.automotivenews.com.