The polymer science program at the University of Southern Mississippi (USM) School of Polymers and High Performance Materials is recognized as one of the best in the world. The American Pride line of paints is marketed by Southern Diversified Products, LLC (SDP), a Mississippi-based company to provide a commercial outlet for USM innovations. American Pride paint is based on patented technology used to produce high performance paints with low odor. The paint contains no hazardous organic compounds and emits almost no odor, meaning it can be applied in occupied areas without complaints.American Pride paint has expanded from two locations to 10 stores in Mississippi and Alabama in less than a year on the market. American Pride Paint is currently available at these fine establishments:
A premium quality coating designed for sealing new drywall. Can also be used over aged plaster and masonry. This product can be used to prepare previously painted surfaces and tightly adhered wallpaper. Glossy surfaces should be scuff sanded before priming.
This product can be used in occupied areas without typical odor complaints because of the very low odor during application and drying.