PPG Automotive Refinish EHPCrew Show Us Your Mix Contest
What Color Inspires You Instagram Contest!

Contest Entry Period: 5/20/19 - 6/10/19
Winners will be announced on 6/12/19 at 11am EST!


PPG Automotive Refinish wants you to show us what colors impsire you! To enter the contest, follow PPGRefinish on Instagram, snap a photo of your favorite Envirobase® High Performance color chip, sprayout card, panels in process, mix shots, finished jobs, or product and post to Instagram using the hashtag #ehpcrew and #sweepstakes! You may enter as many times as you'd like during the contest entry period, but only two winners will be randomly selected on 6/12/19 and announced on Instagram! Winners will receive a cool light-up sign featuring Pete to hang in the shop!


PPG Industries, Inc. and PPG Canada Inc. (“Sponsor”)
#ehpcrew "What Color Inspires You" Promotion
Official Rules


NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. THIS PROMOTION IS NOT SPONSORED BY, ENDORSED BY, ADMINISTERED BY OR OTHERWISE ASSOCIATED OR AFFILIATED WITH INSTAGRAM.

1. Timing: The PPG “#ehpcrew What Color Inspires You” promotion (“Promotion”) begins May 20, 2019, at 12:00am Eastern Time ("ET") and ends on June 10, 2019, at 11:59pm Eastern Time (the “Promotion Period”). Sponsor's computer is the official time keeping device for this Promotion.

2. Eligibility: The Promotion is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States (including the District of Columbia) and Canada (excluding Quebec) who are at least eighteen (18) years old at the time of entry (and, if an entrant is eighteen (18) years of age, but has not reached the legal age of majority in his/her jurisdiction of residence at the time of entry (a “Minor”), such entrant’s parent/legal guardian must agree that each of them will be bound by these Official Rules). Employees of PPG Industries, Inc., PPG Architectural Finishes, Inc., PPG Canada Inc., PPG Architectural Coatings Canada Inc. and any of their affiliate companies, as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, in-laws, siblings, and children) and household members of each such employee are not eligible. Void where prohibited by law. The Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state, provincial/territorial and local laws and regulations. Participation in the Promotion constitutes participant’s (and, if a Minor, his/her parent/legal guardian’s) full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and by the Sponsor’s decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Promotion. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.

3. How to Enter: No purchase necessary. During the Promotion Period, visit http://instagram.com and log into your personal Instagram account (or create a personal Instagram account) using your valid email address that you select to use for your Instagram account. Creating an account is free, but the use of Instagram is governed by its terms of service (available at https://www.instagram.com/legal/terms), which you must comply with at all times while participating in this Promotion. Then, follow PPG Refinish (@ppgrefinish) on Instagram and share a photo of an Envirobase® High Performance product mix shot, color chip, sprayout card, panels in process, finished jobs, or photo of the product using the hashtags #ehpcrew and #sweepstakes (together, “Required Hashtags”) during the Promotion Period (collectively, a “Submission”).

All Submissions must comply with the Submission Guidelines below set forth. Any Submission that does not comply with these guidelines will not be eligible to win a prize in the Promotion and the submitting entrant may be disqualified from the Promotion at the discretion of Sponsor. No notice or opportunity to correct a Submission will be given. All decisions about the eligibility of any particular Submission will be made at Sponsor’s sole discretion, and are final and binding in all respects.

Submission Guidelines:
The Submission must:

  • Be in a format acceptable to the applicable social media channel or web page;
  • Include your unique and original photo;
  • Contain the Required Hashtags; and
  • Be in English, if text is included.

The Submission must not:

  • Have been submitted previously in a promotion of any kind;
  • Contain material that violates or infringes another’s rights, including but not limited to privacy, publicity or intellectual property rights, or that constitutes copyright infringement;
  • Disparage Sponsor or any person or party affiliated with the Promotion and administration of this Promotion;
  • Feature (other than incidental use) brand names or trademarks other than those owned by Sponsor;
  • Contain text or imagery that is inappropriate, indecent, obscene, hateful, tortious, defamatory, slanderous or libelous;
  • Contain text or imagery that promotes bigotry, racism, hatred or harm against any group or individual or promotes discrimination based on race, gender, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age;
  • Contain the image of any minor without the explicit permission of his/her legal guardian; or
  • Contain material that is unlawful, in violation of or contrary to the laws or regulations in any jurisdiction where submission is created.

Once you post your Submission (including your photo and the Required Hashtags), you will automatically receive one (1) entry into the Promotion, subject to your compliance with these Official Rules. Your account settings must be set to “unprotected” and/or “public” in order for your Instagram posts to be viewable by Sponsor and its agents. Posting a photo or text on Instagram from your mobile device may incur message and data rates. Please consult your wireless service provider regarding its pricing plans. Multiple entries per person will be accepted. Limit one (1) prize per person during the Promotion Period. Use of any automated system to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification of participant and voiding of all of participant’s entries. In the event of a dispute as to any Instagram account or email address, the authorized account holder of the email address used to register at Instagram.com or for such email address will be deemed to be the participant. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address. Each potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder.

4. Winner Selection and Notification: On or around June 11, 2019 at 11am ET, Sponsor will randomly select two (2) potential Prize winners from among all eligible entries received during the Promotion Period. Drawings will take place at Sponsor’s U.S. headquarters in Pittsburgh, PA as set forth below. Winners need not be present. Potential winners will be notified on Instagram on or about June 12, 2019. Except where prohibited, each potential winner (or his/her parent/legal guardian if participant is a Minor in his/her state or territory/province of residence) may be required (as determined by the Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion) to execute and return to the Sponsor, within ten (10) days of being notified, Declaration of Release, in order to claim his/her prize. If a potential winner is a Minor, then the prize will be awarded in the name of his/her parent or legal guardian. If a potential winner cannot be contacted within ten days of the first attempt to contact him/her or if he/she fails to sign and return the Declaration of Release within the required time period or prize is returned as undeliverable, potential winner forfeits prize, and an alternate eligible participant will be selected in his/her place at random from among all remaining eligible entries received during the Promotion Period. For Canadian entrants: Prior to being confirmed as a winner, the eligible winner must first correctly answer a mathematical skill-testing question without mechanical or other aid (which may, in the sole and absolute discretion of the Sponsor, be administered online, by email or other electronic means, by telephone, or in the Sponsor’s form of release). Prize will be fulfilled 8-10 weeks after winner confirmation.

5. Prizes: TWO(2) PRIZE: Two (2) Prize winners will each receive one (1) PPG Animated Painter Sign (subject to availability). Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of each Prize is $145 USD/$188.28 CAD. Total ARV of All Prizes: $290.00 USD/$376.56 CAD. FOR ALL PRIZES: No cash or other substitution, assignment or transfer of any prizes permitted, except by Sponsor, who reserves the right to substitute a prize or prize component with cash or another prize of equal or greater value. Winner is responsible for all federal, state and local taxes and fees associated with prize receipt and/or use. Prize winner may be required to provide Sponsor with his/her social security number and may receive a 1099 IRS tax form at year end for the retail value of the prize. Prizes will be awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied offered by Sponsor. Odds of winning a prize depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Promotion Period. Limit: One (1) prize per person. Winner must comply with all terms and conditions of these Official Rules in order to claim a prize. Prizes consist only of those items specifically listed as part of the prize – any item, feature, cost or expense not specifically listed as part of the prize is the sole responsibility of the winner.

6. Publicity: By entering the Promotion and/or accepting prizes, each entrant (and, if a Minor, his/her parent or legal guardian) grants to Sponsor (and its licensees and partners) a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free, perpetual license to edit, publish, promote, republish at any time in the future, and otherwise use entrant’s name, likeness, biographical information, submission and any other information or materials provided by entrant, in any and all media now known or hereinafter devised, without territorial restriction (except where prohibited by law), for possible editorial, publicity, promotional or advertising purposes, without further permission, notice or compensation (except where prohibited by law). Further, each entrant hereby waives all moral rights in and to his/her Submission and any other information or materials provided by entrant (and each component thereof) in favour of the Sponsor (and anyone authorized by the Sponsor to use such materials). All Submissions, including submission file and content, will become the property of Sponsor, and may be used by Sponsor for commercial purposes without payment of any kind to the participating entrants. To the fullest extent permitted by law, each entrant (and, if a Minor, his/her parent or legal guardian) agrees (at the request of the Sponsor) to irrevocably and unconditionally transfer and assign to Sponsor all rights to all information submitted during the Promotion, and agrees to execute and deliver such documents, certificates, assignments and other writings, and take such other actions as may be necessary or desirable to vest in Sponsor the ownership rights granted to Sponsor hereunder.

7. General Conditions: Sponsor is not responsible for problems with the Submissions or any technological problems or errors, including, but not limited to, lost, late, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible, or misdirected Submissions, which will be disqualified. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, suspend, or cancel the Promotion, and select the winner(s) from the eligible entries received prior to the modification, suspension, or cancellation. Sponsor agrees to take such action in a fair and appropriate manner, as determined by the Sponsor acting reasonably. In addition, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the submission process or the operation of the Promotion or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules, or of any other promotion, or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to deliberately damage any other participant’s Submission or undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion is a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor's failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

8. Release and Limitation of Liability: BY PARTICIPATING IN THIS PROMOTION (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION SUBMITTING A SUBMISSION OR, IF APPLICABLE, RECEIVING ANY PRIZE), EACH ENTRANT (AND, IF A MINOR, HIS/HER PARENT OR LEGAL GUARDIAN) AGREES TO RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS SPONSOR, INSTAGRAM, INC. AND ANY PROMOTIONAL PARTNERS, OF EACH OF THEIR PARENT, SUBSIDIARY, AFFILIATE AND RELATED COMPANIES, AND EACH OF ITS AND THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AND AGENTS (COLLECTIVELY THE “RELEASED PARTIES”) FROM AND AGAINST ANY LOSSES, DAMAGES, RIGHTS, CLAIM OR CAUSE OF ACTION OF ANY KIND ARISING, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, OUT OF PARTICIPATION IN THE PROMOTION OR, IF APPLICABLE, RESULTING DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, FROM ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, USE, OR MISUSE OF ANY PRIZE AWARDED IN CONNECTION WITH THE PROMOTION, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION PERSONAL INJURY, DEATH, AND/OR PROPERTY DAMAGE, AS WELL AS CLAIMS BASED ON PUBLICITY RIGHTS, DEFAMATION, AND/OR INVASION OF PRIVACY. The Released Parties are not responsible for: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by participants or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Promotion; (2) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (3) technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of Promotion Submissions, including, but not limited to, malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines or network hardware or software or any social media platform; (4), late, lost, undeliverable, or damaged communications; or (4) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from participant’s participation in the Promotion or receipt or use of any prize or while traveling to or from any prize-related activity. Each winner (and, if a Minor, his/her parent or legal guardian) also further acknowledges that the Released Parties have neither made, nor are in any manner responsible or liable for, any warranty, representation or guarantee, expressed or implied, in fact or in law relative to any prize or this Promotion including but not limited to quality, condition or fitness for a particular purpose. If for any reason a participant’s Submission is confirmed to have been erroneously lost, or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, participant’s sole remedy is another Submission and thereby another entry into the Promotion. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded.

9. Disputes: Each participant (and, if a Minor, his/her parent or legal guardian) agrees that: (a) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Promotion or any prizes awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate courts located in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, U.S.A.; (b) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Promotion but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (c) under no circumstances will participant be permitted to obtain awards for and participant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the participant and Sponsor in connection with the Promotion, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, U.S.A. without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, U.S.A. or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

10. Sponsor: PPG Industries, Inc., One PPG Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15272 and PPG Canada Inc. 2301 Royal Windsor Drive, Unit 6, Mississauga, ON Canada L5J 1K5.

11. Participant's Personal Information: Information collected from participants will be collected, used and disclosed to administer the Promotion and is subject to the Sponsor's Privacy Policy, available at http://www.ppg.com/en/Pages/legal_notices.aspx.

12. Winner's List: For each winner's name, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope, along with a request to “PPG #ehpcrew Instagram What Color Inspires You Promotion”, c/o Jocelyn Faenza, 19699 Progress Drive, Strongsville, OH 44149. Requests must be received by August 7, 2019.

This Promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram. Information is being provided to Sponsor, not Instagram.