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On the "Watch List": Pittsburgh Glass Works

| Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017, 8:55 p.m.

The plant in East Deer that employs 200 and is owned by Mexico-based Vitro could close next year, the company confirmed. This is the site of PPG's first plant and opened in 1883. It is one of the oldest, continually operating manufacturing facilities in the area. But, the company says, times and business are changing and the plant can't keep up. It truly would be the end of an era if this plant were to be shuttered.

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