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Mercedes-Benz approves

March 12, 2009

Mercedes-Benz approves
PPG paints for repair work
Daimler AG, manufacturer of Mer­cedes-Benz vehicles, has approved the Global Refinish System from PPG, including the Envirobase High Per­formance waterborne basecoat, for repair in North America of all Mercedes-Benz passenger cars. In addition, the Delfleet commercial coatings system by PPG has been approved for repair of Mercedes-Benz commercial vehicles. The approvals were based on results of a four-day audit conducted by Mercedes-Benz representatives at PPG facilities in the U.S. and Germany. The Daimler AG audit covered several elements including quality planning; quality of supplied parts and materials; system/process quality; quality product/process; and failure management.

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