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PolyOne realigns polymer coating systems business
Article Type: Industry news From: Pigment & Resin Technology. Volume 37, Issue 3.
PolyOne Corporation, a global provider of specialized polymer materials, services and solutions, has reorganized its Polymer coating systems (PCS) into two business units. The Wilflex inks and specialty colorants businesses and the BayOne equity investment will be combined into a new operating segment named specialty inks and polymer systems. The remaining PCS businesses, plastisols and coated fabrics, will be integrated with the Vinyl business segment and combined with the specialty resins business to form specialty resins and coatings. The number of PolyOne's reportable segments remains at four: Vinyl business, International Color and Engineered Materials, PolyOne Distribution, and Resin and Intermediates.