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Owens Corning

Owens Corning (NYSE: OC) develops, manufactures and markets insulation, roofing, and fiberglass composites. Global in scope and human in scale, the company’s market-leading businesses use their deep expertise in materials, manufacturing and building science to develop products and systems that save energy and improve comfort in commercial and residential buildings. Through its glass reinforcements business, the company makes thousands of products lighter, stronger and more durable. Ultimately, Owens Corning people and products make the world a better place. Based in Toledo, Ohio, Owens Corning posted 2014 sales of $5.3 billion and employs about 15,000 people in 26 countries. It has been a Fortune 500® company for 61 consecutive years. For more information, please visit www.owenscorning.com.

    This Summer, Apply Sunscreen Liberally - to Your Home, That Is Image

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    06-19-08

    This Summer, Apply Sunscreen Liberally - to Your Home, That Is

    TOLEDO, Ohio, June 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- With warm weather here, it's time to make sure your home is ready for the summer sun's blazing rays. Insulation is like sunscreen for your home, and you need about 19 inches in the attic to protect your home well against summer...

    Owens Corning Announces Business-Building Sustainability Partnerships at NAHB Green Building Show Image

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    05-13-08

    Owens Corning Announces Business-Building Sustainability Partnerships at NAHB Green Building Show

    NEW ORLEANS, May 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Owens Corning (NYSE: OC), a leader in building science for nearly 70 years, announced it has become a sponsor of LBM Journal's Certified Green Dealer(TM) program and renewed its sponsorship with Masco Home Services' Environments ...

    Color Your Home Green This Earth Day Image

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    04-21-08

    Color Your Home Green This Earth Day

    TOLEDO, Ohio, April 21, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- With warm weather just around the corner, Owens Corning (NYSE: OC), wants to remind homeowners this Earth Day that insulation isn't just for keeping homes warm in winter. Insulation also keeps homes cooler in summer by k...

    Under-insulated American Homes Cause Three Million Blimps-worth of CO2 Emissions Each Year, EVERY Year (1) Image

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    11-05-07

    Under-insulated American Homes Cause Three Million Blimps-worth of CO2 Emissions Each Year, EVERY Year (1)

    Energy bills estimated to be up to nearly 47.3 percent higher this season (3)

    TOLEDO, Ohio, Nov. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Want to save money, save energy and save the planet? Head to the attic. With oil prices flirting with $100 a barrel, th...

    This Fourth, Commit to Going Red, White and "PINK" in the Attic: Celebrate Independence Day a Whole New Way Image

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    07-03-07

    This Fourth, Commit to Going Red, White and "PINK" in the Attic: Celebrate Independence Day a Whole New Way

    Adding Insulation is the Single-Most, Cost-effective Measure to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions**

    TOLEDO, Ohio "“ July 03, 2007 "“ With Independence Day upon us, Owens Corning (NYSE: OC), makers of PINK insulation, and th...

    Owens Corning Launches Commercial Energy Calculator to Improve the Efficiency of Commercial Metal Buildings Image

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    06-28-07

    Owens Corning Launches Commercial Energy Calculator to Improve the Efficiency of Commercial Metal Buildings

    TOLEDO, Ohio "“ June 28, 2007 "“ Leading building materials manufacturer Owens Corning (NYSE: OC) today introduced the Owens Corning Commercial Energy Calculator, a simple way to demonstrate how improving the performance of the envelope and/or lighting and HVAC systems can h...

    Sage Homebuilders Builds Near-Zero Energy Home! Image

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    02-23-07

    Sage Homebuilders Builds Near-Zero Energy Home!

    ST. LOUIS, MO "“ February 23, 2007 "“ Sage Homebuilders (Sage) is building a showcase home that will help demonstrate the variety of "green" building practices and materials that are revolutionizing the home building industry.

    The Sage Near-...

    Have Yourself a Cozy Little Holiday; Stay Warm and Save Money Image

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    12-22-06

    Have Yourself a Cozy Little Holiday; Stay Warm and Save Money

    TOLEDO, OH., December 22, 2006 "“ Homeowners can stay warm this winter and save on energy costs by taking advantage of the Energy Policy Act (EPAct), which provides tax credits to homeowners who make energy efficient home improvements. Despite the wide array of financial inc...

    Owens Corning Names Gale Tedhams Director of Sustainability Image

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    12-18-06

    Owens Corning Names Gale Tedhams Director of Sustainability

    Toledo, Ohio "“ Dec. 18, 2006 "“ Owens Corning (NYSE: OC) recently named Gale Tedhams as its new director of sustainability. She will report to Frank O’Brien-Bernini, vice president of Science and Technology and Corporate Sustainability.

    Ms. Ted...

    Added Insulation, Added Value: Homeowners Consider Energy Efficiency When Buying a New Home Image

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    11-06-06

    Added Insulation, Added Value: Homeowners Consider Energy Efficiency When Buying a New Home

    TOLEDO, Ohio- By spending one day in the attic, homeowners can improve their energy efficiency, lessen their environmental footprint and increase the salability of their home. A new survey conducted by leading building materials manufacturer Owens Corning (OWENQ.OB; NYSE: OC...

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