The PPG Commercial Coatings System Selector is designed to provide general guidance on selecting the proper Commercial Coatings systems for 15 market segments and six common industry substrates.


  • Wide choice of topcoat and primer technologies
  • Works with wide range of application conditions
  • Designed to deliver productivity savings
  • Environmentally compliant coatings available
  • Consistent batch to batch quality
  • Production line consultations
  • Large and small batch quantities available
  • User-friendly applications
  • Just-in-time, fast turnaround on orders

Ideal for:

  • Application to products or equipment, large or small
  • Component parts and manufactured items
  • Large production runs
  • Small, one-of-a-kind jobs
  • Repair or refurbishment projects
  • Nearly any light industrial segment

AUE 300
Acrylic Polyurethane Enamel

Features and benefits:

  • 3.5 VOC Polyurethane (ready to spray)
  • Smooth film with minimal orange peel andexcellent gloss/DOI
  • Excellent corrosion and chemical protection
  • Shares catalyst with other urethane products

AUE 360
2K High Solids Urethane

Features and benefits:

  • Excellent chemical, QUV, mar, chip, and abrasion resistance
  • Excellent hardness, gloss, and color retention
  • Intermediate gloss levels possible
  • Plural component capable with no accelerator required

AUE 370
Direct To Metal Polyurethane

Features and benefits:

  • Apply direct-to-metal1
  • Airless or Air-assisted application capable
  • Electrostatic application capable
  • 2.8 VOC capable

ALK 200
Acrylic Modified Alkyd Enamel

Features and benefits:

  • Cost-effective performance product
  • Fast drying for quick production turnaround
  • Available in a wide range of colors and gloss
  • Apply direct-to-metal or over a compatible primer
  • Lead and chrome free

ALK 100
Industrial Alkyd Enamel

Features and Benefits:

  • Can apply one coat without runs or sags
  • Direct-to-metal capable (primer recommended for exterior use)
  • Intermediate glosses are possible with flattener
  • High film build capability to help mask minor substrate defects