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Behr Paint Company is committed to making meaningful moves that build a positive environmental and social legacy with products and packaging designed to keep the environment in mind, waste-reducing operational practices and programs, and serving our communities for a brighter future.

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“Transforming living environments is what we’re all about at Behr, and while we all cohabitate on this planet, we are dedicated to doing our part by being mindful of our environmental footprint and taking action to create a positive future.”

Jeff Filley, President

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“Transforming living environments is what we’re all about at Behr, and while we all cohabitate on this planet, we are dedicated to doing our part by being mindful of our environmental footprint and taking action to create a positive future.”

Jeff Filley, President

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PRODUCTS

We seek every opportunity to push the coatings industry forward and take pride in product stewardship.

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PRODUCTS

We seek every opportunity to push the coating industry forward and take pride in product stewardship. BEHR® products offer durability and improved formulations—providing users with the dependability and functionalities they are seeking, without sacrificing the environmental impact—all while beautifying spaces for years to come.
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PRODUCTS

We seek every opportunity to push the coating industry forward and take pride in product stewardship. BEHR® products offer durability and improved formulations—providing users with the dependability and functionalities they are seeking, without sacrificing the environmental impact—all while beautifying spaces for years to come.

Responsibility

More than 100 of BEHR® and KILZ® products are GREENGUARD Gold Certified for low Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC)—chemical emissions—contributing to cleaner indoor air for your home environment.

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Responsibility

More than 100 of BEHR® and KILZ® products are GREENGUARD Gold Certified for low Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC)—chemical emissions—contributing to cleaner indoor air for your home environment.

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Innovation is in our DNA, and we continue to innovate to bring products to market that address consumer needs while keeping the environment in mind.

Our parent company, Masco Corporation, strongly encourages and supports each of its businesses including Behr Paint Company to invest in the development of sustainable products and resources for paint formulations of the future.

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Innovation is in our DNA, and we continue to innovate to bring products to market that address consumer needs while keeping the environment in mind.

Our parent company, Masco Corporation, strongly encourages and supports each of its businesses including Behr Paint Company to invest in the development of sustainable products and resources for paint formulations of the future.

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Reduce the possibility of wasted paint by using the Coverage Calculator to help estimate the amount of paint needed for your project.

Reduce the possibility of wasted paint by using the Coverage Calculator to help estimate the amount of paint needed for your project.

DURABILITY

Behr reimagined the paint can with the first-of-its-kind Simple Pour Lid and paint can package with material made from 100% post-consumer recycled plastic.
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DURABILITY

Behr reimagined the paint can with the first-of-its-kind Simple Pour Lid and paint can package with material made from 100% post-consumer recycled plastic.
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recyclable

After the paint is applied and the can is empty, the container is 100% recyclable*. The all-plastic can avoid rust without contact with metal elements, allowing wet paint to last longer.

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After the paint is applied and the can is empty, the container is 100% recyclable*. The all-plastic can avoid rust without contact with metal elements, allowing wet paint to last longer.
The BEHR MARQUEE® paint product line offers a broad palette of colors which can achieve hiding in one coat**. This enables paint jobs to be completed in less time, therefore utilizing less materials.

BEHR ULTRA® SCUFF DEFENSEInterior Paint & Primer*** was introduced, providing state-of-the-art resistance to scuffing and marring, keeping a surface looking new for a longer time, lengthening the lifetime of the coated surface, and reducing the need to re-paint.

***Some surfaces may require a primer coat.

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The BEHR MARQUEE® paint product line offers a broad palette of colors which can achieve hiding in one coat**. This enables paint jobs to be completed in less time, therefore utilizing less materials.

BEHR ULTRA® SCUFF DEFENSEInterior Paint & Primer*** was introduced, providing state-of-the-art resistance to scuffing and marring, keeping a surface looking new for a longer time, lengthening the lifetime of the coated surface, and reducing the need to re-paint.

***Some surfaces may require a primer coat.

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PRACTICES

PRACTICES

Improvements to make manufacturing processes more sustainable have been implemented in our facilities producing waterborne paints. Many of these improvements help reduce waste from these operations. Additionally, manufacturing and distribution sites have recycling programs in place to collect wood, plastic, metal, cardboard, and paper.
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PRACTICES

Improvements to make manufacturing processes more sustainable have been implemented in our facilities producing waterborne paints. Many of these improvements help reduce waste from these operations. Additionally, manufacturing and distribution sites have recycling programs in place to collect wood, plastic, metal, cardboard, and paper.

Operational Processes

In 2021, Behr recycled more than 7.5 million pounds of material. These efforts diverted over 83% of refuse from entering a landfill.
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Operational Processes

In 2021, Behr recycled more than 7.5 million pounds of material. These efforts diverted over 83% of refuse from entering a landfill.
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In 2021, Behr recycled more than 1,500 tons of plastic. This saves about 8.5 million kWh of energy or enough energy to power about 850 houses for a year. It also saves 45,000 cubic yards of landfill space or about 13 Olympic swimming pools* .

*Conversion rates published by Stanford

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In 2021, Behr recycled more than 1,500 tons of plastic. This saves about 8.5 million kWh of energy or enough energy to power about 850 houses for a year. It also saves 45,000 cubic yards of landfill space or about 13 Olympic swimming pools* .

*Conversion rates published by Stanford

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Health and Safety

Job-relevant safety training is provided to team members that encourages and trains these employees on our processes to reduce the generation of waste through the collection of recyclable materials.

Health and Safety

Job-relevant safety training is provided to team members that encourages and trains these employees on our processes to reduce the generation of waste through the collection of recyclable materials.
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PEOPLE

We are dedicated to serving our communities for a brighter future. We believe we share a responsibility, both as a company and as individual citizens, to support positive change and growth in the communities where we work and live.
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PEOPLE

We are dedicated to serving our communities for a brighter future. We believe we share a responsibility, both as a company and as individual citizens, to support positive change and growth in the communities where we work and live.
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WELLNESS

Our corporate headquarters in Santa Ana, California conserves energy by meeting Title-24 Standards for Energy Efficiency—which covers mechanical systems, indoor lighting, and electrical power.
Team members are supported with a Total Rewards benefits package that includes holistic well-being programs and offerings.

WELLNESS

Our corporate headquarters in Santa Ana, California conserves energy by meeting Title-24 Standards for Energy Efficiency—which covers mechanical systems, indoor lighting, and electrical power.
Team members are supported with a Total Rewards benefits package that includes holistic well-being programs and offerings.

COMMUNITY

Since 2020, Behr has donated more than $100,000 toward national and local sustainable initiatives and programs.
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COMMUNITY

Since 2020, Behr has donated more than $100,000 toward national and local sustainable initiatives and programs.
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We partner with Fresh Artists on a groundbreaking Chip Art program to support underfunded public schools throughout the nation which offers children the opportunity to create mosaic artwork using obsolete paint chips and recycled cardboard—the “Go Green” program helps us address an industry problem: “What do we do with our outdated paint chips?”

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Team members take part in events all year long under our Behr Cares program which offers 8 hours of paid volunteerism annually. From beach clean ups to community garden plantings, our people serve the communities in sustainable ways.
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Team members take part in events all year long under our Behr Cares program which offers 8 hours of paid volunteerism annually. From beach clean ups to community garden plantings, our people serve the communities in sustainable ways.
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The following product(s) is required to properly prep and pre-treat wood prior to any stain project.
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BEHR PREMIUM ALL-IN-ONE WOOD CCCC
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The following product(s) is required to properly prep and pre-treat wood prior to any stain project. Only available in store at Home Depot.
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BEHR PREMIUM ALL-IN-ONE WOOD CCCC
The 9 in. x 1/4 in. Polyester Adhesive Roller Cover has a hard texture, making it ideal for applying all types of adhesives to smooth surfaces. It can be used for stippling and applying sand paints.
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