2015 Sustainability Report

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Data Highlights

 

2012

2013

2014

2015


Economic

Net sales from continuing operations (millions)

$12,686

$14,265

$15,360

$15,330

Income from continuing operations (millions)

$663

$950

$1,133

$1,405

Adjusted earnings per diluted share from continuing operations

$2.92

$3.83

$4.88

$5.69

Dividends per share

$1.17

$1.21

$1.31

$1.41


Environmental

Percent of sales from sustainable products

20

21

27

30

Hazardous waste (metric tons of waste to landfill per 100 metric tons of production)

0.06

0.06

0.06

0.07

Recycled or reclaimed hazardous waste (percent)

32

48

45

48

Non-hazardous waste (metric tons of waste to landfill per 100 metric tons of production)

3.29

2.95

3.30

3.10

Recycled or reclaimed non-hazardous waste (percent)

15

25

23

27

Water usage intensity (cubic meters per metric ton of production)

4.85

4.39

4.20

4.23

Total energy intensity (million British thermal units per metric ton of production)

6.75

6.15

5.67

5.20

Direct energy intensity (million British thermal units per metric ton of production)

4.78

4.35

3.99

3.57

Indirect energy intensity (million British thermal units per metric ton of production)

1.96

1.80

1.69

1.63

Total greenhouse gas emissions intensity (metric tons of emissions per metric ton of production)

0.52

0.47

0.46

0.43

Direct (Scope 1) greenhouse gas emissions intensity (metric tons of emissions per metric ton of production)

0.29

0.25

0.25

0.22

Indirect (Scope 2) greenhouse gas emissions intensity (metric tons of emissions per metric ton of production)

0.24

0.22

0.21

0.21

Average total spills and releases rate (per 1,000 employees) 2.32 2.13 2.08 1.66


Social

Total employees

39,200

41,400

44,400

46,600

Fatalities

1

1

0

0

PPG injury and illness rate

0.42

0.37

0.35

0.31

Sites implementing a wellness program1 (percent)

n/a

75

80

71

Charitable contributions (millions)

$5.4

$5.4

$5.7

$7.8

Sites implementing the PPG Community Engagement Framework (percent)

35

48

52

65

COLORFUL COMMUNITIES™ employee volunteer hours2

n/a

n/a

n/a

4,200

1 Data for 2013 and 2014 represent manufacturing locations only, while 2015 data represent all locations.
2 We began tracking volunteer hours in 2015 for our Colorful Communities program.
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