SustainabilitySustainability is an important part of our future. We are developing breakthrough technologies, protecting our people and the environment and helping communities thrive. BusinessIn 2018, our 47,000 employees strengthened our position as a world-leading paint, coatings and specialty materials company to achieve our purpose: WE PROTECT AND BEAUTIFY THE WORLD™. CommunityWe dedicate financial contributions, apply our products and use the power of our employee volunteers to address the needs of our local communities and transform lives. EnvironmentWe advanced against all of our ambitious environmental goals in 2018, further shrinking our footprint and expanding our contribution to a more sustainable world. PeopleThe success of our company is tied to our people. We are committed to ensuring they are safe, healthy, engaged and valued for the diverse talents they bring to PPG.