NORCROSS, GA — The Southern Society for Coatings Technology announced the launch of a new section of the organization, based in Nashville, TN.

The section’s first meeting is scheduled for Sept. 23 at the Holiday Inn Select Vanderbilt in Nashville. The meeting program will feature Floyd Ledbetter of the Environmental Protection Agency’s Southeastern Region, who will discuss VOC regulations on architectural coatings. For more information, contact Thomas J. (Jeff) Smythe, Warren Paint & Color, at 615/292.6655.