PPG Andaro Tint Dispersions
2013 - PACE Award Winner
PPG Industries Inc.
What: PPG Andaro Tint Dispersions
Judge's Citation: WithAndaroTint Dispersions, PPG has achieved a brillianceand clarity of automotive color previously attainable only with fragile organic dyes used on show and concept cars.Andaroconsists of pigments ground tonano-scaleparticles combined with a proprietary technology to prevent particle agglomeration, providing reduced light scattering and more absorption. It is applicableby existing paint shop processes, requiring no additional OEM capital investment. Ford and Chrysler are the first customers to adoptAndaro.