BigSky Acquires G3i, GreenShield™ Line
Rochester, N.Y.-based BigSky Technologies LLC has acquired the assets to G3 Technology Innovations
LLC (G3i), Pittsford, N.Y., a maker of eco-friendly nanomaterials including GreenShield™
multifunctional water- and stain-repellent finishes. BigSky will continue to manufacture all
current GreenShield products, as well as develop improved formulations and extend the line to other
GreenShield's patented nanotechnology enables the finish to permanently bond to surfaces. The volatile organic compound-free finish is Cradle to Cradle SM Silver-certified by McDonough Braungart Design Chemistry, Charlottesville, Va., and Indoor Advantage Gold™-certified by Scientific Certification Systems, Emeryville, Calif.