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Paint featured in National Asthma Week education campaign

Tuesday, September 3, 2019 2:22 pm EDT

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MELBOURNE
"People with asthma and allergies are more susceptible to triggers found in many common household products, including paint, but all Australians should be cognizant of the products they choose to use in their homes"

MELBOURNE, Sept. 3, 2019 – PPG today announced that TAUBMANS® Endure interior paint by PPG has been named a preferred choice for interior painting projects by the National Asthma Council Australia’s Sensitive Choice program. The recognition is part of a new Healthy Homes video series launched for National Asthma Week, 1-7 September.

An estimated 2.5 million Australians have asthma, many of whom are also among the one in fivepeople with allergies. The educational videos aim to help all Australians understand and alleviate common triggers when undertaking home improvement projects.

The video dedicated to interior painting projects showcases Taubmans Endure paint by PPG as a preferred choice for health-conscious consumers and includes expert commentary from Cherie Barber, AUSTRALIA’S RENOVATION QUEEN™.

“People with asthma and allergies are more susceptible to triggers found in many common household products, including paint, but all Australians should be cognizant of the products they choose to use in their homes,” explained Adele Taylor, Sensitive Choice program manager.

Taylor adds, “Taubmans paint has been a Sensitive Choice partner for more than 10 years. The Taubmans Endure products that display the blue butterfly logo have been rigorously reviewed by our independent product advisory panel and proven to offer a potential benefit for people with asthma or allergies. This is through reduced contact with triggers, including the smell of paint, mould and some volatile organic compounds (VOCs).”

Taubmans Endure paint by PPG that is approved by Sensitive Choice has low VOC emissions of less than 16 grams per litre. It is also low in odour and provides superior protection against mould.

Taubmans Endure paint provides eight-in-one multi-benefit protection that helps to keep our homes clean and healthy year after year,” said Barber. “It has anti-microbial properties, and once dry, the paint actually inhibits the future growth of mould and mildew.”

Manufactured on Australian shores, Taubmans Endure paint by PPG is also engineered with NANOGUARD® advanced technology to provide a strong protective shield against everyday dirt and stains. The paint is wash, stain and scrub resistant, enabling surfaces to be cleaned repeatedly without compromising the quality of the paint finish. It is also currently the only interior paint range in Australia backed by a lifetime guarantee+, providing extra peace of mind for do-it-yourselfers.

Painting shouldn’t be a stressful experience. Watch the Healthy Homes video and take uncertainty out of the picture when choosing colours with the Taubmans Paint Visualiser. For how-to guides and videos to help you through each stage of your home painting project, visit taubmans.com.au. For a regular dose of paint-spiration, don’t forget to follow @taubmans on Instagram and Facebook.

The Taubmans Endure interior paint range by PPG is available nationally from Bunnings Warehouse, Taubmans Professional Trade Centres and independent paint stores.

 

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We protect and beautify the world is a trademark and the PPG Logo is a registered trademark of PPG Industries Ohio, Inc. Taubmans and Nanoguard are registered trademarks of PPG Industries Australia Pty Ltd.

Australia’s Renovation Queen is a trademark of Renovating for Profit Pty Ltd.

*Products approved by the National Asthma Council Australia’s Sensitive Choice program may offer benefits to people with asthma or allergies; excludes Taubmans Endure Doors and Trim.

+Guaranteed against blistering, flaking or peeling if applied on suitable and properly prepared surfaces, according to painted directions. For full terms and conditions please visit: www.taubmans.com.au/privacy-and-legals/disclaimers.

EDITOR’S NOTE: The Healthy Homes video is available to download. High-resolution photographs and interviews are available on request.

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TAUBMANS® Endure interior paint by PPG is featured as a preferred choice for home improvement projects in the Sensitive Choice program’s Healthy Homes video for National Asthma Week. Taubmans Endure low-sheen paint in Elegant Evening with stencilling in a semi-gloss finish makes a stunning statement for a feature wall.
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In the Healthy Homes video, Cherie Barber, AUSTRALIA’S RENOVATION QUEEN™ demonstrates how to get the best results for interior painting projects using TAUBMANS® Endure paint by PPG in low-sheen Chinese Porcelain.

Contact:

Bianca Nelson Vatnsdal
Architectural Coatings Australia
+61 436 809 560
bnelsonvatnsdal@ppg.com
www.ppg.com


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