PolyOne (NYSE:POL) is an international polymer services company with operations in thermoplastic compounds, specialty polyvinyl chloride resins, specialty polymer formulations, color and additive systems, and thermoplastic resin distribution. Headquartered is in Avon Lake, OH.
PolyOne was formed on August 31, 2000 from the merger of M.A. Hanna and Geon. Geon in turn was the polymer division of BF Goodrich, which had invented PVC plastics. Products include especially PVC resins used to powder coat dishwasher racks and related consumer products as well as wire insulation.