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PPG executives participated in split-off exchange offer for comodity chemicals

PPG Industries (PPG) announced that certain company executives and directors participated in the previously announced exchange offer related to the separation of its commodity chemicals business. The exchange offer was in connection with the separation of Eagle Spinco Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of PPG that owned substantially all of the assets and liabilities of PPG’s commodity chemicals business, and the subsequent merger of Eagle Spinco Inc. with a subsidiary of Georgia Gulf Corporation (GGC). The combined company formed by the merger is named Axiall Corporation and is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol AXLL.