Rust-Oleum Receives Popular Mechanics 2010 Editor’s Choice Award

Vernon Hills, Ill. – Rust-Oleum has received a Popular Mechanics 2010 Editor’s Choice Award for its ground-breaking Rust-Oleum Automotive aerosols 360-degree any-angle spray technology. Popular Mechanics’ automotive editors singled out the best new products on display at the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show on Nov. 2, in Las Vegas. Rust-Oleum Automotive aerosols 360-degree any-angle spray technology was recognized for its outstanding achievement in new product design and innovation.

The 360-degree advanced delivery system makes it possible to spray at any angle – even upside down – for those hard-to-reach surfaces. It’s also designed with a comfort tip trigger to reduce finger fatigue and make projects faster and easier, even for inexperienced do-it-yourselfers. Rust-Oleum Automotive products also include finishes, undercoatings, cleaners, removers and solvents.

“Receiving the Popular Mechanics 2010 Editor’s Choice Award is a confirmation that our dedication to innovation is paying off,” said Joe Branick, director of Rust-Oleum Automotive. “Our products are designed with the user in mind, and this award is validation that our 360- degree any-angle spray technology is exceeding expectations.”

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