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Man-made recycled plastic may hold the key to a whiter white

“In the natural world, whiteness is usually created by a foamy, Swiss cheese-like structure made of a solid interconnected network and air” As explained by Andrew Parnell (University of Sheffield’s Department of Physics and Astronomy), light does amazing things in...

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Paint to protect our furry friends on hot summer days

We love doggos! But we know summer can be a rough time for pets. It’s hot and humid which means dehydration can be a real issue. And if you’re a dog-walker, you may feel incredibly sympathetic for your pet when you’re out for a stroll. Hot weather means hot payment...

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Kennywood coaster gets facelift from PPG

Known as Pennsylvania’s tallest roller coaster, Steel Curtain is coated primarily with black and yellow colors from PPG. “It was important for us to implement pieces of Pittsburgh wherever possible in the new attraction areas of Steelers Country” stated Jerome Gibbs,...

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The Importance of Teamwork

One of Ralph E Jones Inc’s core values is teamwork. It’s about respecting each other and remembering the history of the company. Respecting each other It’s pretty simple: treat others as you would want to be treated. Make it appoint to trust one another’s work and...

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From Pollution to Paint

Talk about giving back.  Art professor John Sabraw from Ohio University set out to repurpose parts of poisonous water into paint. Wait, it’s not what you think. The water is treated and the remaining iron is used as paint pigment. The proceeds from this paint actually...

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Reduce cooling costs? Paint it white!

There are many ways to make a company and its operations sustainable and environmentally conscious. One way to save money and protect the planet is the practice of painting rooftops white. Making a rooftop “cool” minimizing air conditioning work and cost and reducing...

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