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PolyOne to close six facilities acquired in the purchase of Spartech

Tuesday, July 16th, 2013 | Permalink

Over the next several months, PolyOne plans to close six manufacturing plants it received in the acquisition of Spartech and relocate production to other PolyOne facilities. “With the acquisition of Spartech, we identified redundant capacity, that can be better utilized – improving our operational efficiency and cost structure,” a PolyOne spokesperson told PlasticsToday . read more

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PolyOne to close six facilities acquired in the purchase of Spartech

PolyOne targets PVC as a polycarbonate replacement

Wednesday, March 6th, 2013 | Permalink

PolyOne, a plastics supplier with $3 billion in sales last year, is boosting its focus on the medical market, and one specific target is replacement of polycarbonate alloys with PVC in housings for medical devices. PVC’s superior chemical resistance to polycarbonate is becoming more important as efforts escalate to disinfect medical equipment, said Charles Kutchin, global industry director-healthcare at PolyOne in an interview with PlasticsToday. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Issue Date:  PT – February 2013 Keywords:  PolyOne PVC reFlex plasticizers read more

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