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Hide caption PPG is best known to consumers for its paint products. AkzoNobel's most familiar paint brand is Dulux. depositphotos.com Dutch paint and chemical company AkzoNobel has rejected a third unsolicited takeover bid from American rival PPG Industries, saying it is not in the interests of shareholders. In a statement Monday, AkzoNobel said...

The Columbus Dispatch

 •  April 25

Hide caption PPG is best known to consumers for its paint products. Akzo Nobel's most familiar paint brand is Dulux. depositphotos.com By From staff and wire reports PPG Industries is boosting its offer for Akzo Nobel, looking to buy the industrial paints and chemicals company in a cash-and-stock deal valued at about $28.8 billion. PPG is raising...

The Columbus Dispatch

 •  April 8, 2011

Dublin man recycles used cigarette filters into new plastic products -
Two years ago, Keep Columbus Beautiful volunteers were happy to spear, rake and remove about 62,000 cigarette butts from central Ohio highways.
The not-so-happy destination for 775 pounds of trash from the one-day cleanup effort was the Franklin County landfill, which has less ...